Irish Identity Irish nationalism

Atlanticism: Ireland’s Cultural and Ideological Occupation

It isn’t difficult to find yourself estranged in the modern world. While every generation seems to be nostalgic for the decade that they grew up in, there is something fundamentally…

Irish Identity Irish nationalism

Irish Resurrection: Charting a Nationalist Future

“It is this imagery that 1916 is built around… the notion of resurrection. And in particular the idea that a Nation does not simply rise but must raise itself!” —…

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Culture Demographics

The Death of the Dublin You Loved? What Exactly Were You Expecting?

It is curious to see journalists and commentators bemoan the changing face of Dublin City. The people who accuse others of “fear of change” are ultimately à la carte about…