Reconsidering Peig“All you have to say is Peig and people know who you’re talking about.”

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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“Seanabhean is ea mise anois go bhfuil cos léi insan uaigh is an chos eile ar a bruach.” There’s a sizeable portion of the population of Ireland who will read those words and shudder, such is the cultural reach of the book from which they come and the woman who uttered them. So it’s probably no surprise that when broadcaster Sinéad Ní Uallacháin referenced that book with its pink cover, Ryan Tubridy told her she was triggering him. This is the power of Peig. Born in Dún Chaoin, Co …