Dr Myles Dungan has hosted current affairs, arts and sports programmes on both radio and television for more than two decades.  A Fulbright scholar, educated at UCD and the University of California, Berkeley, he is the author of 11 books, including works on the Irish in America, the Great War, and the Irish Crown Jewels.

He is the author of two plays and the presenter of The History Show on RTE Radio 1.  One of his best-known works, How The Irish Won The West, has been re-published in America.