Excitement Grows for Dingle Literary Festival!

In less than two months, Gabriel Byrne will introduce us to his new book, a memoir that touches on his childhood in Ireland and examines his life as an actor and creative artist: Walking With Ghosts. Excited? You are darned right we are excited! And so are the people at […]

Dingle Literary Festival!

Gabriel Byrne’s new memoir, Walking With Ghosts, will be published in the UK and Ireland by Picador Books in November, 2020. Here is the first “book signing” for it: a virtual literary festival in one of my favorite places in the world: Dingle, Ireland! From the Irish Times: Following a […]

The Virtual Great Famine Voices Roadshow Starts Now!

The award-winning documentary, Ireland’s Great Hunger and the Irish Diaspora, narrated by Gabriel Byrne, is the first offering in this series of online programs available to view at home, where we are all self-isolating and doing our best to “flatten the curve,” yes? This virtual roadshow is a response to […]

Home for St. Patrick’s Day!

Home? I’m already home? And I’m stuck here too, apparently. What are you talking about? Why, Ireland, of course, you ninny. During these times in which we find ourselves–I know, I know, I never thought this day would come, but it has, so we should do the best we can […]

A New Book by Gabriel Byrne!

Finally and at last! It’s done! And it will be coming our way this year. The Guardian broke the news first, in their indispensable overview of forthcoming books: 2020 in Books: A Literary Calendar. Walking With Ghosts by Gabriel Byrne (Picador) The Irish actor writes a memoir of his childhood […]