Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin grew up in East Mayo, home of Raiftearaí an file.
A docudrama depiction of the poet’s life, which he wrote and presented, laid the basis for this book.
The film was nominated for a Celtic Media Festival Award in 2011.
The first cradle to grave biography of Antaine Ó Raiftearaí, or Raiftearaí an File has he is widely known,
written for a general readership. A radical voice in 19th century Ireland, the blind,
illiterate poet ...Quick View