Foras na Gaeilge Irish Language Fiction Book of the Year Award

Shortlisted 2021

An Cheathrú Rua agus na hOileáin sa Naoú hAois Déag

By Áine Ní Chonghaile

An account of the lives of the south Connemara communities of Carraroe and the Islands during the 19th Century.

Who were they?.

Where did they come from?

Who were they paying rent to?

About Áine Ní Chonghaile...

Ms Áine Ní Chonghaile is completing her Ph.D. in Irish history in NUIG where she was awarded both B.A. and M.A degrees in history in previous years. She has extensive experience in teaching the Irish language and other aspects of Irish Studies. She is looking forward to sharing that experience with the students of the Catholic University of America in Washington DC and adding further to her own learning by availing of the opportunities presented by the Fulbright FLTA allocation.

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