Historical Belfast

Belfast: The Story of a City and Its People, with Professor Feargal Cochrane

October 15, 2023 Jason Burke Episode 34
Historical Belfast
Belfast: The Story of a City and Its People, with Professor Feargal Cochrane
Show Notes

'A masterful love letter' is how one reviewer has described the latest book by the prolific Professor Feargal Cochrane. Just when you thought that no more could be written on the history of this place, you'd be wrong, because 'Belfast: The Story of a City and Its People' is a timely and welcome contribution to the past, present and future of the place that many of us call home.

I have been itching to have this chat with Feargal ever since the publisher Yale University Press got in touch about the possibility of a podcast episode with the author. And then, of course, I read the book and had so many questions that I wanted to ask.

Finally then, after a long wait, I managed to get on a call with Feargal Cochrane and here's the result...

Support the show