Spring 2008

Greg Baxter  An afternoon with Barry Hannah

How to escape from a writers’ conference [personal history]

Damien Doorley  North Circular

A sleepless couple go for a drive [short story]

Claire Keegan  The long and painful death

An unwanted birthday visit [short story]

George O’Brien  Bending, lifting, ploughing, poking

On the meaning of sport, past and present [review-essay]

Glenn Patterson  The Wee Boy Who Got Him Shot

The life and death of a guardian of Protestant Ulster [personal history]

James Terry  Due diligence

Interrogations on the tennis court [short story]

Colm Tóibín  Baldwin and ‘the American confusion’

A great writer’s social critique, in fiction and polemic [essay]

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