Rob Horning

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Conor McGregor got a few mentions in our article on modern Irish masculinity. Photograph: Michael Reaves/Getty Images

This week in The Irish Times Arts Pages, Ian Maleney has been looking at the emergence of modern tribes in Irish culture. We started with the premise(...)

‘Happiness is a feeling that comes from being told that we’re doing okay’

When David Bowie died last year, we lost a figure who, perhaps more than anyone else, thrived on being self-conscious. For Bowie, identity was not a f(...)

The late British art critic and prize-winning author John Berger, who died aged 90,  on January 3rd, 2017. Photograph: Jacob Berger/AFP/Getty Images

Upon his death earlier this week, John Berger was described by British artist David Shrigley as “the best ever writer on art”. It was not the first o(...)