The Troubles Archive is a collection of artworks from artists who produced work during and relating to the Troubles in Northern Ireland

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The War Degree

‘My name, Medbh, is quite important, because I am repudiating the Anglicisation of myself. And some part of me is desperately seeking a spiritual reunion with my native, Irish-speaking, peasant, repressed and destroyed, ancestors and ancestresses. If to be Irish is to be Catholic, at the same time as you’re trying to get away from the anglicisation of yourself, you are also trying to get away from the c

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