I am so at home in Dublin, more than any other city, that I feel it has always been familiar to me. It took me years to see through its soft charm to its bitter prickly kernel - which I quite like too.

Philip Ó Ceallaigh

Russian Myths

Vasily Grossman and the narrative of the Great Patriotic War

The Reunion

Leonard Cohen’s fusion of sacred and profane, of words and music