Thursday April 9, 2020

Myers brings a light touch to dark times

Watching The Door, by Kevin Myers, Lilliput, €20.

11th November, 2006

Watching The Door, by Kevin Myers, Lilliput, €20.

Watching The Door is a curiously frank portrayal of an immature Kevin Myers moving through the bleak cityscape of Belfast in the 1970s. Fresh out of college, he falls into a job in RTE as a junior reporter.

A Catholic with an English public school accent, he arrives in the North oversexed, if not overpaid. He is able to move between nationalist and loyalist circles, for the...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 3 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago