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780 episodes

In Conversation with Joe Jencks

Joe Jencks is an international touring musician, award-winning songwriter and celebrated vocalist, known for his performances of musical beauty, social consciousness and spiritual exploration.

29m
Aug 14
Emerald Warriors & the Bingham Cup

Richie Fagan & Gary Gaughan: Emerald Warriors RFC Dublin About Bingham Cup Ottawa 2022 & Bingham Cup History

21m
Aug 14
Celtic Cross Commemorative Cermony Ottawa

John Boylan, Jim Watson, Grant Vogl, Sean Kealey, Sean McKenny

22m
Aug 07
John Mannion: Waterford's Maritime World

John Mannion holds a BA and MA from University College Dublin, and a PhD from the University of Toronto. Now retired, he was a professor of Geography at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St John’s from 1969 to 2005.

31m
Aug 07
Celtic Colours 2022

Dawn Beaton Artistic Director Celtic Colours.

12m
Jul 31
Goderich Celtic Roots Festival

Cheryl Prashker Artistic Director/General Manager Goderich Celtic Roots Festival & College

16m
Jul 31
Analysis of the bones of Irish immigrants in Montreal 1847

Fergus Keyes - Director of the Montreal Irish Monument Park Foundation

19m
Jul 31
Celtic Cross Memorial Ceremony

Bryan Daly Past President ISNCR: Celtic Cross Memorial Ceremony Mon Aug 01 2022 at 02:00 pm Ottawa Rideau Canal at the Ottawa Locks of the Rideau Canal at the Ottawa River, just below Parliament Hill. 1 Canal Lane, Ottawa | Ottawa

11m
Jul 24
The Birth Information and Tracing Bill - Ireland

Patricia Carey, the CEO of the Adoption Authority of Ireland

28m
Jul 24
In Conversation with Michael Darcy

In 2010, Michael Darcy packed up his songs and guitar, left his home in the green hills of Co. Clare, Ireland and journeyed westward across the Atlantic – to Toronto

10m
Jul 17
In Conversation with Pat Chessell

2022 Canadian Folk Music Awards Nominee Pat Chessell to release his new EP, The Ghosts of Yesterday.

11m
Jul 17
Consul General Frank Flood reflects on his term.

Frank Flood has come to the end of his term as Consul General of Ireland to Vancouver. Frank reflects on the years and his achievement as he returns to Ireland to start his retirement.

26m
Jul 17
Singer Songwriter David Keenan

David says: "Semidelinquent" is a soulful rock n roll eulogy to dysfunctional love, sang and spewed amidst a new big band sound. It’s brash, poetic and proud.”

7m
Jul 10
Derry singer-songwriter Paul Casey

Paul Casey - singer-songwriter felt compelled to write and record the track after watching news of the tragic school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

7m
Jul 10
Women of the Irish Rising: A People's History.

Michael Hogan is the author of 18 books, a collection of short stories, 6 books of poetry, collected essays on teaching in Latin America, a novel, & a history of the Irish battalion in Mexico which formed the basis for an MGM movie starring Tom Berenger.

28m
Jul 10
Collision 2022 & IFFO Film Review

Dimitri Lazarev, Ash Adams, Ciaran Haughey, Jaz Gurman, Patrick Murray

59m
Jul 03
Waterford Museums - Éamonn McEneaney

Éamonn McEneaney Director of the Waterford Museums talks about the Museum of Time

13m
Jun 26
Canada at the Willie Clancy Summer School

Kate Bevan-Baker & Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin talk about an upcoming Irish tour that includes the Willie Clancy Summer School in Miltown Malbay

19m
Jun 26
Clifton House Belfast Opened in 1774 by Belfast Charitable Society, the building was the original Poor House in Belfast.

Aaron McIntyre of Clifton House: Today, Clifton House is Belfast’s most historic meeting venue, offering an inspiring space for a wide range of events including seminars, conferences, strategic planning sessions and private fine dining.

20m
Jun 19
CANADIAN SPY STORY: SIX SURPRISES FROM THE 1860S | David Wilson

Canadian Spy Story: Irish Revolutionaries and the Secret Police - A New Book by David A. Wilson

36m
Jun 19
Bloomsday 2022 - Toronto

Mary Durkan & Richard Harte - Bloomsday 2022 - Toronto

23m
Jun 12
Bloomsday 2022 - Ottawa

Rosemary O'Brien - Bloomsday 2022 - Ottawa

9m
Jun 12
Kathleen Fee - Bloomsday 2022 - Montreal

Montreal boasts the largest Bloomsday festival in Canada with event-filled days that stretch over five to six days.

26m
Jun 12
Bessborough: Three Women. Three Decades. Three Stories of Courage

Deirdre Finnerty - For over seventy years, Bessborough House, a grand country mansion on the outskirts of Cork city, operated as one of Ireland’s biggest mother and baby institutions.

24m
Jun 05
Canada to Ireland: Poetry, Politics, and the Shaping of Canadian Nationalism, 1788-1900

Michele Holmgren: Canada to Ireland: Poetry, Politics, and the Shaping of Canadian Nationalism, 1788-1900 In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Irish writers played a key role in transatlantic cultural conversations

28m
Jun 05
Monthly review of Irish Movies

Patrick Murray Exec Director with a monthly review of Irish Movies. This month: Taking a look at KANOPY, the streaming service available through the local library www.irishfilmfestivalottawa.ca

6m
May 29
Canadian Association of Irish Studies Review

Ambassador McKee talks of the process of "imagining " what Ireland could be as history unfolded

12m
May 29
Civil War & the early years of the Irish Free State

Gavin Foster: Civil War & the early years of the Irish Free State

40m
May 29