Issues

ISSUE 1, CONTENTS

Introduction
Robert Tracy

Prose
The Gathering (extract) Anne Enright
The Speckled People (extract) Hugo Hamilton
Let the Great World Spin (extract) Colum McCann
The Parting Gift Claire Keegan
Atlantic City Kevin Barry

Children’s Literature
Snakes’ Elbows (extract) Deirdre Madden

Historical
Dracula (extract) Bram Stoker
The Great Hunger (extract) Patrick Kavanagh

Memoir
The Fifties: A Memoir (extract) Thomas Kilroy

Poetry
Crossing the Sound Gerald Dawe
Diarrhoea Attack at Party Headquarters in Leningrad Paul Durcan
Water to Water, Salt to Salt Nell Regan
Women at the Well Philip McDonagh
The Burden of Cloth Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin
Enemies Pádraic Fiacc
My Dear Friend Peter Sirr
Leithscéal Aifric MacAodha
Coinnle ar Lasadh Máirtín Ó Direáin
Capall Bán Caitríona Ní Chléirchín

Drama
By the Bog of Cats Marina Carr

Authors’ Brief Biographies
Translators’ Brief Biographies
Acknowledgements
Some Useful Websites

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