In 2011, Fintan O’Toole was named one of ‘Britain’s top 300 intellectuals’ by The Observer despite not being British. Fintan is well known and highly regarded columnist and a literary editor for the Irish Times. He is also an author, political and cultural commentator and currently has lectureship in Irish Letters at Princeton University. In 2017 he was named European Commentator of the Year for his work during Brexit.
BOOK NOW THE DEATH OR RE-BIRTH OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH Una Mullaly and Emmet Kirwan – a new generation of activists – discuss the hard-fought campaign for the Repeal the 8th Referendum and its implications for the young in Ireland with Fintan O’Toole. Note: included in Weekend and Saturday Day ticket Borris Chapel Stage
BOOK NOW CHINA: GREEN DICTATORSHIP Isabel Hilton, international journalist and broadcaster, talks about her work raising environmental awareness in China and the enigma that is the People’s Republic with Fintan O’Toole. Note: included in Weekend and Saturday Day ticket Borris Chapel Stage