Launch of Cork University Press Síreacht Series

Cork University Press is today launching its new book series today Síreacht: Longings for another Ireland.This series looks at reimagining a better Ireland with short, topical, and provocative texts on controversial contemporary issues ranging from Freedom to Commemoration and the Public Sphere. The books are €9.95 and are available at

Little books tackling big issues and written in a conversational, accessible style, the Síreacht series will trigger wider discussion within the walls of educational institutions but far outside them too. Rarely has such a high quality, thought-provoking, humour-filled, well-argued and well-written series been so accessible to so many for, relatively, so little cost.
Graham Clifford, Broadcaster and Writer (complete article

The editors of the Síreacht series who are from UCC’s School of Applied Social Studies, Órla O’Donovan,; Fiona Dukelow, and Rosie Meade,  welcome suggestions or proposals for consideration as future titles in the series.

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