"I was lucky enough to read the Witness Statement of Father Aloysius, and the letters written from jail of several of the executed men, including Pearse and Casement. I took the course Irish History: 1912-1923, which gave access to Trinity's…"
"My father and his family, my family, are from County Mayo, outside of Westport. My Dad was born in 1902. He told stories of how many in our family died during the potato blight. I am surprised any survived. And, unfortunately, there were stories of…"
(That's funny as I only watched it for a couple seasons at the start!) From what I remember, he said he could go to Dublin and write for a newspaper. He was a writer. Somehow I remember it being independence-leaning, and he certainly…"