One of Anthony Haughey’s photograph from Mosney.

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File image of Julia Kristeva

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Untitled by Paul Doran (2016)

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A postwar generation’s struggle to survive links the characters and themes of Hadrien Laroche’s first novel, now translated into English by Dalkey Arc(...)

Philosopher Richard Kearney: “When a wound goes underground and isn’t spoken about, it’s acted out – very often through violence, through alcoholism, through depression, through suicide.”

Sitting in the university town of Strasbourg near the French-German border, philosopher Richard Kearney is preparing for the last in a series of Europ(...)