Category Archives: podcast

Podcast 034: A Russian in Ireland with Elena Clancy

After about 13 years in Ireland, Elena Clancy shares her experiences with traveling around Ireland. She’s originally from Siberia in Russia, and now lives in Cork.

Podcast 033: Inis Meáin documentary with Ceri Garfield

Inis Meáin is a small island off Ireland’s Atlantic west coast. It’s a strong Gaeltacht area, where the Irish language is spoken. Ceri Garfield spent five months with Máire Pháidín on the island, who is a “legend” on the island. … Continue reading

Podcast 032: Belfast Native Conchúr McNeasa

Living around Kansas City, Conchúr is a native of Belfast city. Eoin met him at Kansas City Irish Fest in 2014.

Podcast 031: Latest Advances in Genealogy with Michael Carragher

Are you just getting started with tracing your family tree? You might be surprised about the advances in genealogical research, particularly around commercial DNA analysis. Michael Carragher is the president of the Irish Family History Forum of Long Island and … Continue reading

Podcast 030: Childhood in Monaghan with Michael Carragher

Discussion podcast with Michael Carragher who grew up in New York. During his childhood, his family would travel over to their relations back in Ireland. Michael is the president of the Irish Family History Forum, and got interested in Irish … Continue reading

Podcast 029: Gaeltacht’s Future with Liam Ó Cuinneagáin

Hear about traveling to Ireland to speak the Irish language, with Liam Ó Cuinneagáin, founder of Oideas Gael. Liam and Eoin discuss the past, present and future of the Gaeltacht regions (where Irish Gaelic is spoken in some communities). You’ll … Continue reading

Podcast 028: Marc Gunn of Irish and Celtic Music Podcast

Marc Gunn of Irish and Celtic Music Podcast joins Eoin about Irish music, American adoption of Irish culture, and touring in Ireland and beyond.

Podcast 027: Best-Of Bits of Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast’s First Year

Listen back to the Best-Of Bits of the Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast with Eoin.

Podcast 026: Irish language rights with Síne Nic an Ailí

  Being an Irish language speaker in Ireland sometimes (or often) feels like you’re climbing uphill, trying to speak with Government services in Irish. Síne Nic an Ailí is part of Conradh na Gaeilge. She was an organizer of Lá … Continue reading

Podcast 025: Songs and Music of the Isles, with David Wood

David Wood is trained in classical music and song, but also has a passion for the traditional song and music of Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales. He shares with us his journey from loving Irish music, to learning to speak … Continue reading