Welcome to the Field Day Podcast

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.

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Many thanks to Belvedere College, who have made Belvedere House available to us for our recordings.
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