The book marks a decade SPUD events, collaborations and conversations and artworks. With an essay titled ‘Honour, humanity, hunger and policies of extermination’ by Catherine Marshall, text developed in conversation between Deirdre O’Mahony and Sinead Phelan and design by Cian Brennan it reflects some of the research, events, conversation, plantings and artworks that emerged over that period.

56 pp 16 full colour, 210 x 150mm, casebound in Curious Matter by Arjowiggins covered with potato starch, with embossed image. ISBN 978 1 5272 5536 4

Edition: 300

Cost: €20 including Post and Packing, within Ireland, UK and Europe, €25 Rest of the world.

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The publication should have been launched on 21 March at Workhouse Union, Callan, County Kilkenny by Ann Mulrooney followed by a celebratory, potato-based, early evening menu hosted by the wonderful Fennelly’s of Callan but sadly this event has been postponed to a future date. Stay safe people.