A chapter I wrote appears in a new book that brings together papers presented at a conference at the USC Center for Public Diplomacy in Los Angeles. The chapter examines the origins of a channel of communication between the British government and the IRA.
Ó Dochartaigh, Niall (2009) ‘The Contact: understanding a communication channel between the British government and the IRA’. In Joseph J. Popiolkowski and Nicholas J. Cull (eds) Public Diplomacy, Cultural Interventions & the Peace Process in Northern Ireland: Track Two to Peace? . Los Angeles: Figueroa Press, 57-72.
The full text of the book is available here for free:
Also just published:
Ó Dochartaigh, Niall (2009) ‘Reframing Online: Ulster Loyalists Imagine an American Audience’. Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power, 16 (1), 102-127. Link