Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    Books

    Listen

    "The Illuminations" by Andrew O'Hagan

    Andrew O’Hagan talks about his latest novel “The Illuminations”, the story of a soldier returning home to care for his grandmother who now has dementia but was a documentary photographer in her youth (published by Faber & Faber)

    Listen

    "Odysseus Abroad" by Amit Chaudhuri

    Amit Chaudhuri talks about his new novel “Odysseus Abroad”, a day-in-the-life of two Indian men in London in the 1980’s (published by One World)

    Listen

    Best in crime fiction

    Declan Burke with a round-up of the latest crime fiction –

    “Gray Mountain” by John Grisham (published by Hodder & Stoughton)

    “The Hummingbird” by Kati Hiekkapelto (published by Arcadia Books)

    “Gun Street Girl” by Adrian McKinty (published by Serpent’s Tail)

    “Malice” by Keigo Higashino (published by Little Brown)

    “Wayfaring Stranger” by James Lee Burke (published by Orion)  

    Listen

    Celia de Fréine, poet

    Celia de Fréine talks about her latest collection of poetry “A Lesson in Can’t”, inspired by the time she spent teaching travellers (published by Scotus Press)

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

    Arena With Seán Rocks

    Latest Show

    Arena With Seán Rocks on Twitter

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

    Schedule Open Schedule