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Eliza Nangle and daughters, Francesand Henrietta watercolour early 1830s. Courtesy of the Nangle Family

Women and the Achill Mission Colony

 Protestant women missionaries on Achill island in the 19th century. By Patricia Byrne. (A version of this article was presented at the Heinrich …

Sean MacDiarmada on whose life a new film about the Easter Rising will be based.

The Easter Rising on film

The famous event on the silver screen and a new movie in the offing. The Easter Rising of 1916 was intended to …