Ireland Suite - Part II

L.E. Glazer

Over the recent past, the pressures of economic growth and globalization have radically transformed the fabric of Ireland. Urban gentrification, neglect, and the march of time have altered both the traditional pastoral and built landscapes. Is “Olde Ireland” depicted as if a constructed attraction at Disneyland? Are the remaining fragments illusions? Is this evolution the new reality? Only time will reveal the reality and the illusion.