Arena Tuesday 28 February 2017

coming up on Wednesday's show..."Mozlandia" explores a sub-culture of devoted Morrissey fans along the US/Mexico border, Dublin band Oddsocks in session, a posthumous collection from John Montague and friendship and Japan at the Chester Beatty Library

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"Pachinko" by Min Jin Lee

"Pachinko" by Min Jin Lee

Min Jin Lee talks about her novel "Pachinko", a saga following the fortunes of four generations of a Korean family which begins in the early 1900's when a young pregnant woman if forced to accept a marriage in exile in Japan (published by Apollo)

 

Juanita Wilson, director of "Tomato Red"

Juanita Wilson, director of "Tomato Red"

Writer/director Juanita Wilson chats about her latest film "Tomato Red", which was a collaboration with the American writer Daniel Woodrell (who also wrote 'Winter's Bone')

Marlene Enright in session

Marlene Enright in session

Cork singer/songwriter Marlene Enright, who describes her sound as ‘dream pop’, talks about her career progression and her forthcoming debut album “Placemats and Second Cuts”

Official website:   www.marleneenright.com 

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Review:  "Incoming" by Richard Mosse at the Barbican London

Review: "Incoming" by Richard Mosse at the Barbican London

Mark Duffy reviews “Incoming”, the current exhibition by conceptual Irish photographer Richard Mosse at the Barbican London; using a special camera which detects thermal radiation, Mosse has created an artwork about the refugee crisis unfolding in the Aegean sea, off the coast of Libya and in Syria

Full details:   www.barbican.org.uk

"Songs Last The Longest" by Moya Cannon

"Songs Last The Longest" by Moya Cannon

Moya Cannon reads her poem "Songs Last The Longest", which is included in the anthology 'Fermata: Writings Inspired By Music" (published by Artisan House)

Music Played on the Show

The Lost Sky

The Lost Sky

Jesca Hoop

3:51

123

123

Marlene Enright

2:34

Bay Tree

Bay Tree

Marlene Enright

4:42

Suliram

Suliram

Miriam Makeba

2:43

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