"O’Hara would eventually make hundreds of recordings of the stories and songs of the people he met in Newfoundland. He did not have to insist too much to coax them to take the mic. “Sing a song or hum a tune, do a dance or leave the room! That’s what they used to say,” he remembers of his time in Branch."
Marie Stamp is a St. John’s native who moved from the USA to Ireland on assignment with the Foreign Service in 2000. She has remained there ever since, on a personal journey that...