Eimear McBride wins top prize at Listowel Writers Week
- May 29, 2014, 01:00
Eimear McBride has won the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year Award for her debut novel, A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing, which took nine years to find(...)
Eimear McBride wins €15,000 Kerry Group Irish novel of the year award
- May 28, 2014, 20:00
Eimear McBride has won the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year Award for her debut novel, A Girl Is A Half-formed Thing. The prize was announced as(...)
Brought to Book: Joseph O’Connor on why reading is a more creative act than writing
- May 16, 2014, 12:00
Joseph O’Connor is the author of eight novels: Cowboys and Indians (short-listed for the Whitbread Prize), Desperadoes, The Salesman, Inishowen, St(...)
Is there a better way of dealing with medical mistakes?
- Health & Family
- December 17, 2013, 01:00
High Court judges tend to choose their words carefully, so when Ms Justice Mary Irvine pointedly criticised the State for its approach to medical negl(...)
Is Ireland is danger of being left behind due to lack of stem cell research laws?
- May 17, 2013, 01:00
Embryonic stem cells are highly-prized because they can turn into any type of cell in the body, like heart cells, muscles or neurons. However, the (...)