Posted by: irishhungercomm | January 20, 2014

The Kindness of Strangers by Professor Christine Kinealy

From: The Adrian Flannelly Show – http://www.irishradio.com

Professor Christine Kinealy, world-renowned authority on the Irish Famine is director of the newly-created Irelands Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University and author of several books on the Great Hunger.  Her most recently published book is called “Charity and the Great Hunger in Ireland: The Kindness of Strangers. She describes the extent to which people throughout the world mobilized to provide money, food and clothing to assist the starving Irish.


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