The Angelic Anarchist

Historian Roy Foster and author Nicholas Allen join Robbie Meredith to explore the life and works of mystical Irish writer and artist George Russell.

Also known as AE, Russell played a key part as Ireland redefined itself through mythology and revolution at the dawn of the 20th century, and was known as a man of the people as his magnetic blend of mysticism and practicality attracted politicians, poets, and pig farmers alike.

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Historian Roy Foster and author Nicholas Allen join Robbie Meredith to explore the life and works of mystical Irish writer and artist George Russell.

Also known as AE, Russell played a key part as Ireland redefined itself through mythology and revolution at the dawn of the 20th century, and was known as a man of the people as his magnetic blend of mysticism and practicality attracted politicians, poets, and pig farmers alike.