Did the Celtic imagination die out with rural electrification?

Evie Gaughan, author of the recently published The Story Collector, tells the Irish Times about her love of Irish folklore and the new wave of adult fairytales:

“Celtic mysticism is rooted in our landscape, but as the modern world encroaches on our wild environment, we are being cut off from the natural affinity we once had with that hidden realm that lies just beyond the horizon.”