Arts & Entertainment


A Letter to Bob Dylan on his 75th birthday

Posted May 24, 2016 by Joseph O'Connor

You’re part of the soundtrack to my life: a wintry walk on Dún Laoghaire pier with my first girlfriend, a voice in a student bedsit at dawn, then a presence from a car radio late at night as I drive
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Posted May 17, 2016 by

Ben Wheatley’s cinematic adaptation of J.G. Ballard’s novel “High-Rise” manages to simultaneously keep its feet in both modernity and the past.  The titular building, with its 40-story height and beautiful yet ascetic amenities, would fit in today’s cityscape.  Yet such
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