The Forester’s Daughter

‘It is notable […] that the most powerful contribution here is once again written by Claire Keegan, who has yet to produce in the “applied” form. Her tale The Forester’s Daughter is an artful meditation on the life of a woman in a remote farm beyond Coolattin and on the subversive power of the storyteller’s art to challenge the repressions of a traditional community. ’ Read Declan Kiberd’s complete article in The Irish Times here