Nollaig Ó Gadhra: Cuimhní Cairde
Máirín Ní Ghadhra
Journalist, lecturer, historian and activist – Nollaig Ó Gadhra’s accomplishments were many. Ó Gadhra took an active interest in nearly every aspect of life and he famously kept in regular correspondence with people from all walks of life, both in Ireland and overseas. In this book, twenty of his close friends and acquaintances share their memories of Nollaig Ó Gadhra, giving an affectionate yet unvarnished account not only of the man but touching on some of the major historical events that occurred during his lifetime.
Included in the collection are essays by the politicians Éamon Ó Cuív, T.D., Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, the historian Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh, Pádhraic Ó Ciardha, TG4, Ronnie O’Gorman, founder of The Galway Advertiser, and many others.