Man Booker International shortlist is an impressive final six
- April 20, 2017, 19:33
In only its second year since a daring re-invention, the Man Booker International has further consolidated its position as a major literary award with(...)
Man Booker International 2017 longlist includes Amos Oz and banned writer
- March 15, 2017, 10:00
Four possible Nobel literature laureates, Israelis Amos Oz and David Grossman, Albanian Ismail Kadare and Yan Lianke, who is a banned writer in his na(...)
Irish Hygge: 'Look what good taste I have, look how Instagrammable my house is'
- January 23, 2017, 05:00
In the first episode of Mad Men, Don Draper tells us what advertising is all about: happiness. “You know what happiness is?” he asks. “Happiness is t(...)
We’ve made a hygge mistake: why are we being sold such an Irish concept?
- Life & Style
- November 23, 2016, 16:50
It was inevitable, I suppose. After decades of being told how the French do everything so much better than the rest of us – raising kids, staying t(...)