A Gilead Made Manifest in Ireland: Republic of Shame by Caelainn Hogan

Jessica-Neve Smyth, Inkpot Editor. “At least in The Handmaid’s Tale they value babies, mostly. Not so in the true stories here.” Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid’s Tale and newly released The Testaments, has compared the accounts of Ireland’s religious-run institutions recorded in the Republic of Shame to the strict and religious dystopian regime of Gilead. Written by Dublin Journalist Caelainn Hogan,Continue reading “A Gilead Made Manifest in Ireland: Republic of Shame by Caelainn Hogan”