Mythic Voices – Artists, writers and thinkers working with Irish Myth #1 – Featuring Aron & Socha Hegarty Sorcha Hegarty, a writer and researcher, and her brother Aron, an actor and director, are both story tellers in their own right. They hold an Irish Story Telling night on the 3rd Monday of every month in the… [Read More]
Mythology frequently tells of great battles between huge giants. These epic contests at their core, are battles to determine who it is that runs things, whose power dominates. In Irish myth, it is the battle at the ford between two exemplary warriors, Cú Chulainn and Ferdia that is at the centre of the story, the… [Read More]
Did you ever realise that within the Irish imagination are four (perhaps five) complete worlds to immerse yourself in, with their own inspiring heroes, awesome villains and compelling stories that weave together in a separate and connected way.
Did you ever think that within the Irish cultural tradition is an unparalleled phenomenon, a literary treasure both vast and diverse? One that is unique within Medieval Europe? One central part of that cultural tradition is the Irish Myths and Sagas?