Issue 18

The fall/winter 2023 issue of Reading Ireland focuses on a number of Irish female writers: Novelists Molley Keane, Jennifer Johnston and Claire Keegan, and poets Leland Bardwell, Eavan Boland and Paula Meehan. Highlights include an interview with Jennifer Johnston and a new short story by playwright and fiction writer Jaki McCarrick. Charlotte Headrick’s obituary of Patricia Burke Brogan (1932-2022), concludes this issue.


Reading Ireland is published bi-annually and is available to subscribers at a cost of $40 for four issues. The aim of the magazine is to provide in-depth analysis of Irish Literature, past and present, along with opening a window onto the best of contemporary Irish poetry, prose, drama and culture.

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