Naoise Dolan

Naoise Dolan’s novel, Exciting Times, is out now.

Dentists? No Way

Naoise Dolan, 7 January 2021

Do​ the Irish have a unique way of handling death? I don’t know, but I can tell you how my family does it. We circle through dark humour, pass around food and drink, pivot to banalities, current affairs and local gossip. (‘Hasn’t your one done well for herself?’ ‘Isn’t himself in an awful way?’) Elaine Feeney’s first novel combines all of these...

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