Such Riches by Donal McCaffrey (Excerpt)

It is a respect for words
in a tribute paid by a city to itself
Reflecting the fact that the poets
in the first instance
felt moved enough by the city
to gift it with the words and sentiments it evoked from them.


View Poems Inspired by Dublin.

"Yeats: The Life and Works of WB Yeats"
(from the National Library of Ireland)

The Works

Strumpet City featured on RTÉ's The Works last night. If you missed the piece or want to see it again, it is available at

Special Offer

Brooks Hotel is celebrating Dublin: One City, One Book by offering a free copy of Strumpet City when you enjoy an overnight stay there this April.  This is the perfect opportunity to get lost in a story about early twentieth century Dublin while enjoying a break in the Dublin of today.

Down(load) on the Street!

Bread and Roses: Strumpet City Revisited

Please note that Bread and Roses in Dublin Castle on the 3rd April is booked out.

The Book on One

Strumpet City will be on The Book on One from Monday 1st to Friday 26th April. The Book on One airs at 11:10pm each weeknight on RTÉ Radio 1.


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