Our latest episode is an interview with literary critic Seamus Deane on the influence of the Dublin-born statesman Edmund Burke on conservative political thought, particularly in the American tradition.
Recent episodes …
Actor Stephen Rea reads ‘Reduction’, an account of the Great Famine in County Cork, written by historian Breandán Mac Suibhne
2 interviews to mark the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement: filmmaker Maurice Fitzpatrick on the life and times of John Hume, and former Ambassador Seán Ó hUiginn on the intricacies of negotiating the agreement
Angela Nagle, author of Kill All Normies, about internet subcultures and the disruptions of online politics
Merlo Kelly on the architectural, social and political history of Georgian Dublin
… coming soon in 2018
Caitriona Leahy of Trinity College Dublin on Anselm Kiefer
Joe Cleary of Yale University on the Literary World System
The Field Day Podcast is produced by Cormac Deane and presented by Feargus Denman.