In Issue #1, we feature the work of Irish-American painter Micheal Madigan, who is interviewed by his brother, renowned journalist Charles M. Madigan. Kevin Henry talks about his 86-year life of music, work, and emigration from Sligo to Chicago’s South Side. Young Dublin playwright Shaun Dunne, fresh from his debut at The Abbey, brings his work in the theatre to life. Letterpress printer and artist Mary Plunkett shares some of her work in words and images. Irish Traditional Music Archive founder and broadcaster Nicholas Carolan explores his world of Irish music and song. We visit the Art Institute of Chicago for its ambitious exhibition, Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690-1840. We present five new poems from acclaimed poet Terence Winch, a darkly vibrant short story by Dubliner Kevin Curran, and an essay about traveling and writing from novelist and critic Rob Doyle. Featuring stunning photography by Earl Richardson and Liam Murphy, and much more.
Éirways is 7.5" width by 10.5" height, printed 4-color with perfect binding on uncoated stock with environmentally friendly non-hazardous vegetable-based inks, using Green-e Certified wind power.