THE Irish word for selfie, féinphic, was added to the official online Forás na Gaeilge Irish dictionary in 2014.
I remember that I was ashamed to look where our young men stood, before I could take my stand in the ring as a warrior.
It goes to some quiet places, and puts a demand on its dancers for emotional intelligence and personal progression that is more commonly seen in contemporary dance.
Aon also draws on many elements more familiar from the Tanztheater tradition: the use of props, song, characterisation and dancers’ voices.
When our national dance is over, our cornfields hoed, every weed dug up and our corn about knee high, all our young men start in a direction toward sundown, to hunt deer and buffalo and to kill Sioux if any are found on our hunting grounds.
A part of our old men and women go to the lead mines to make lead, and the remainder of our people start to fish and get meat stuff.