Dr Helena Sheehan s original study, Irish television drama, appeared inIt tracedyears of Irish society in a process of social transformation and the role of television drama in a struggle to define the nature of that process This book is a sequel, advancing the story anotheryears From Fair City to Family to Father Ted , it examines television drama in the time of the Celtic tiger, striving to come to terms with the flux of Irish life in an increasingly globalized world, in a time of significant changes in the climate of broadcasting