Muintir Acla Issue 3 – Famine


Muintir Acla Issue 3 (Spring 1996) – Famine

50 page magazine with black and white photographs and illustrations, with a number of locally-written articles on the theme of the Famine.

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Muintir Acla Issue 3

Published Spring 1996

This 50 page magazine includes black and white photography and illustrations. The theme for this edition was ‘Famine’ and the contents included:

  • Famine Memories
  • The Devil’s Scythe (poem by Ann Millett)
  • The Visit
  • Mukuru Project
  • Acaill Agus an Gorta
  • The Potato in Achill’s History
  • Deserted Villages of Kildownet
  • Achill: The Famine and Religious Conflict
  • The Caring Stones of Slievemore
  • An Gorta Mor
  • An Drochshaol
  • Reverend Edward Nangle: Visionary or Pragmatist?
  • Famine Recipes for Today
  • From Achill to Oaxaca, Mexico
  • The Cleveland Irish
  • Johnny Tom Owen