Arena Thursday 23 February 2017

coming up on Thursday's show...the books you must read before you die and film reviews include Mark Wahlberg hunting Boston bombers in"Patriot's Day", a terminally ill man returns to his family in "It's Only The End Of The World" and the biopic "George Best: All By Himself"

   

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Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented tonight by Kay Sheehy

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Arts News

with Alan Corr - Duncan Jones pays tribute to his father David Bowie and other news from last night's BRIT Awards, major expansion plan for Ashford Studios in Wicklow

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Film reviews

Film reviews

Brogen Hayes and Gavin Burke review "Patriot's Day", "It's Only The End Of The World" and "George Best: All By Himself"

"Whatever Happened To Interracial Love?" by Kathleen Collins

"Whatever Happened To Interracial Love?" by Kathleen Collins

Nina Collins, daughter of the late African-American writer, civil rights activist and film-maker Kathleen Collins whose collection of short stories “Whatever Happened To Interracial Love” has just been published, set in the world of the Civil Rights movement in the 1960’s and 1970’s (published by Granta)

What books should you read?

What books should you read?

Authors Lisa McInerney and Conal Creedon explain their choices of books you should read, the subject of their talk at the Ennis Book Club Festival next month

Lisa's picks: " Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte, "Spaceman of Bohemia" by Jaroslav Kalfar

Conal's picks: "At Home In The Revolution" by Lucy McDiarmid, "The Tailor & Ansty" by Eric Cross

Further details:   www.ennisbookclubfestival.com  

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