Many years ago, I was asked a make or break question at the end of an interview. It was for what was to be my first language teaching job.
This is the story of the troublesome Irish Refugees in Spain. Immigration and refugees are two interlinked concepts that seem unmistakably modern.
Immigration and refugees are two interlinked concepts that seem unmistakably modern.
With thanks to Jose Miguel Morales; without his help, this article wouldn’t have been possible.
It was by pressing hard against a pen, and not guitar strings, that his fingers bled.
It’s a magical world, Hobbes, ol’ buddy… let’s go exploring! Calvin & Hobbes
There are as many languages in the world as visions of the realities we live in.
To drink in Madrid’s strange tea secrets, let’s start with a quote: I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea. Fyodor Dostoevsky, Notes from the Underground
I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea. Fyodor Dostoevsky, Notes from the Underground
Irish soldiers and the Spanish Civil War are deeply connected.
Liam Brady, Ian Harte, and Kevin Doyle share a bond of nationality and trade: they are all Irish and they were all professional footballers who played ‘abroad’, which is to say in […]
My journey into our shared past began with a poem.