Portfolio Category: Joe Jackson

A Mother’s Love Is A Blessing

“This isn’t just a celebration of your mother, it’s a celebration of all mothers.” That was the comment made by a friend of author, journalist and broadcaster, Joe Jackson in 2009 after she read in an Irish national newspaper, his fragment of autobiography, A Song For My Mother.  He hopes that this book, which includes...
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Troubled Voices – Northern Ireland 1987-2001

Troubled Voices. Northern Ireland 1987-2001. Published July 7th 2013 In August 1988, Deaglan De Bradun, political correspondent of The Irish Times, wrote that a national Irish magazine was “noted for its probing interviews conducted by Joe Jackson.” This assertion was based, in part, on Jackson’s recent, nearly 8,000 word, in depth, Q & A interview with...
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At The End of A Storm Is A Golden Sky

'At The End of A Storm Is A Golden Sky' which takes its title from the song 'You'll Never Walk Alone', is a book of inspirational interviews, with celebrities such as Joan Rivers, Sarah Ferguson, Lorna Luft, Tony Bennett, Neil Diamond and Billy Joel, who have been to hell and back and sometimes had epiphanies. The...
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Eamon Dunphy Unleashed

In 1996 Irish Times journalist Joe Jackson did what is widely regarded as the definitive,  in-depth, eleven hour interview with U2 biographer, author, former footballer, sports commentator and columnist Eamon Dunphy. It also was described as one of Jackson's most memorable interviews by The Sunday Times and created a media storm in Ireland. This book contains...
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