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    "Ways Of Looking" by Ossian Ward

    Ossian Ward, author of “Ways Of Looking: How To Experience Contemporary Art” (published by Laurence King Publishing)

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    Martin Amis

    A public interview with acclaimed author Martin Amis, recorded in front of a live audience at the recent 'Mountains to Sea' book festival in Dun Laoghaire.

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    Art book reviews

    Brian Fay reviews "This Is Bacon" and "This Is Gaugin", introductory books to the work of each artist (published by Laurence King Press)

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    "Sister Caravaggio" review

    Eithne Shortall reviews “Sister Caravaggio”, a crime thriller co-written by 7 well-known Irish authors (published by Liberties Press)

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    Martin Amis public interview

    Excerpt from a forthcoming Arena public interview with Martin Amis, recorded at the recent ‘Mountains to Sea’ Festival. In this clip he answers an audience question about his friendship with the writer Christopher Hitchens

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    Mavis Gallant profile

    Louisa Cameron profiles The New Yorker short-story writer, the Canadian Mavis Gallant

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    Cormac James, author

    Cormac James talks about his latest novel “The Surfacing”, a story set in the 1850's aboard a ship on an Arctic expedition to the North West Passage  (published by Sandstone Press)

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    Rachel Cusk, author

    Rachel Cusk talks about her latest novel “Outline”, the story of a woman who goes to Greece to give a writing workshop (published by Faber & Faber)

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