Spare Rib regularly reported on the Troubles in Northern Ireland, with first-person accounts from women at the heart of the conflict. This coverage was a great contrast to that in the mainstream press which focused mainly on the issues from a male point of view.
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- Spare Rib magazine issue 128
- March 1983
- Spare Rib Collective
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Issue 128 , pp 24, 25, Mary Nellis – fifty years of struggle in Ireland by Roisin Boyd
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Photographs of Mary Nellis by Derek Speirs
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- Roisin Boyd
- Representation and identity
Here broadcaster, writer and Spare Rib collective member, Roisin Boyd, explores how the magazine dealt with aspects of identity, difference, ethnicity and imperialism.