Diarmaid Ferriter:The Irish State And Irish Islands. 18.112018.


Excerpt from Professor Diarmaid Ferriter’s lecture about Ireland’s State attitudes to it’s islands in the held the Clew Bay Hotel Westport, as part of the annual Westport Rolling Sun Book Festival. The lecture is based on his new book “On The Edge” and examines all aspects of island life over the years.
He is Professor of Modern Irish History at University College Dublin. 18.112018.