Charlie Kerins Recalled

10th November. The late Siobhan O’Hanlon, former IRA activist, Armagh prisoner, and latterly secretary to Gerry Adams MP, was in South Africa several times before and after the peace process proper. She and her partner, Pat Sheehan (one of the 1981 hunger strikers and...

You Are Invited!

I am heading off to Portugal and hope to write a feature on Lisbon, possibly to be included in a revised edition of ‘All The Dead Voices’, for a German publisher – though only a possibility and long way off. When I return I shall be putting the final touches to a talk...

Noam Chomsky

31st October. Greeted Noam Chomsky to West Belfast and Féile an Phobail before his address at St Mary’s University College, organised by our Discussion & Debate group. Later, we had dinner with him. He is very quietly spoken and draws upon a wealth of information...