Category: Literature & performing arts

writing, film, TV, radio, theatre

Sean-nós

Well well well. Russia Today ran a story on a dancer, Emma O’Sullivan, an Irish champion of sean-nós it seems:

Apocalyptic warnings in songs

There’ve always been apocalyptic composers and bards – Dylan was, Barry McGuire was, Chris Rea had this megahit: Road to Hell … and his Espresso Logic could have been written today: If you don’t listen what the people say The…

Here come the Uyghurs

It was my own fault.  I was the one who tempted fate, or should I say tempted the Pirate Queen, in saying in the Sunday post that Dutch in written form was not all that difficult to understand. Guess what…