KRF 2021: MANTLES Webinar

Kildare Readers Festival Logo This year I was awarded a Creative Ireland Bursary (Kildare County Council) with Margo McNulty (Roscommon County Council), to work on our collaboration Mantles which explored Brigid through place, symbols, artefacts and heritage. On Tuesday October 5th at 2pm, Margo and I talk with Clodagh Doyle (Keeper, Irish Folklife Division, National … Continue reading KRF 2021: MANTLES Webinar

Where Would You Like The Bullet – Aidan Higgins Doc on RTE

A few years ago I was delighted to take part in Neil Donnelly's documentary on Irish writer Aidan Higgins edited by Seamus Callagy. The documentary premiered in the Irish Film Institute and this week aired on RTE. If you didn't catch it, watch it here on playback. (I appear briefly in Part Three discussing Dog … Continue reading Where Would You Like The Bullet – Aidan Higgins Doc on RTE

Creative Ireland Bursary Award 2021 (Kildare)

I was delighted to hear the great news that Mantles, a collaborative project between myself and artist Margo McNulty has been awarded a Government of Ireland Creative Ireland Bursary and funding - with gratitude! - from Kildare County Council and Roscommon County Council. Photograph by Margo McNulty (c) 2021 - Close up of green oak … Continue reading Creative Ireland Bursary Award 2021 (Kildare)