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In the Beginning

Once upon a time… By Pádraig Ó Méalóid Once upon a time we would have written ‘Once upon a time’ as ONCEUPONATIME. But, because Ireland was never invaded by the Romans, we invented the space between words instead. And copyright. Sort of. This is not as crazy as it sounds. Christianity first reached Ireland in […]READ MORE

Paint me a picture: Andrew Whitson

Andrew Whitson: Eclectic Fascinations By Oisin McGann Arguably Ireland’s most accomplished illustrator of Irish-language books, Andrew was born in Belfast, but moved to Scotland as a young child, then to Wales, before finally moving back to Belfast in time to start secondary school, where he started making money from art commissions. He achieved an Honours […]READ MORE