RTÉ Inside Culture (Radio spot)

RTÉ Inside Culture

Inside Culture, Monday 25th July

Representation of Jews in Irish Literature is an exhibition currently running at the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin. It explores the depiction of Jewish people in Irish literature and society from the Middle Ages. Joyce’s Leopold Bloom in Ulysses is, perhaps, the most famous Jew in Irish literature and his struggle with national identity pinpoints the difficulties many Jewish people have had in Ireland…