Category: Irish Culture

Ireland Today

James Joyce left Ireland as a young man, but his mind never left his homeland.  He viewed Irish culture with its Victorian mores as stifling to his growth as a creative artist.  Ireland was still …

Making a Currach

Making a Currach is a new online exhibit by the National Museum of Ireland. The currach is a traditional Irish boat, which was disappearing by the mid twentieth century. In 1968 the National Museum of …

Ireland Today and James Joyce

James Joyce left Ireland as a young man, but his mind never left his homeland.  He viewed Irish culture with its Victorian mores as stifling to his growth as a creative artist. Ireland was still …

Ireland Today: James Joyce’s View

James Joyce left Ireland as a young man, but his mind never left his homeland.  He viewed Irish culture with its Victorian mores as stifling to his growth as a creative artist.  Ireland was still …

The Celtic Revival: Ireland’s Cultural Renewal

The Celtic revival was a movement that encouraged the establishment of an independent Irish culture. The revival celebrated Irish culture and provided an avenue to express Irish Identity. The Movement spread the teaching of the …

Ireland’s Greatest Strength: The Irish Culture

Irish culture is a combination of Gaelic, English and Scottish culture. The Irish diaspora created a community of people of Irish descent around the globe that are still influenced by Irish culture. The global popularity …