Volume 8, 2020-2021

Volume 8, 2020 – 2021
Online Pre-Publication 

Table of Contents

RESEARCH PAPER: Priming the Pump into Action: Institutions of Culture, Amateur Drama, and Paradigm Shift in 1950s Ireland 


p. 1 – 25

Focusing on case studies that deal with An Tóstal and the North Cork Drama Festival, this paper argues that amateur drama festivals, supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon, dynamically contributed to the paradigm shift that took place within post-war Irish society.

Key words: The Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon;  Paradigm Shift; Cultural Policy; Amateur Drama; Festival; Cork

BOOK REVIEW: Managing Culture: Reflecting on Exchange in Global Times eds. Victoria Durrer and Raphaela Henze (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020).


A collection of essays on intercultural best practice in global arts and education policy and management with real-world case studies.

Key words: Managing Culture, Global Exchange, Intercultural Policy, Cultural Arts and Education