Thursday 3rd October

100 Works of Art That Will Define our age

Kelly Grovier new book '100 Works of Art That Will Define our age' Published by Thames & Hudson is out now, and Kelly spoke to Sean about the book.

Wednesday 2nd October

Author Patrick McCabe

Author Patrick McCabe on his new book 'Hello and Goodbye' which is Published by Quercus.

Monday 30th September

Author Robert Harris

Robert Harris on his new book 'An Officer and A Spy' on the military scandal The Dreyfus Affair. The Publishers are Hutchinson.

Author Jung Chang

Evelyn O'Rourke on Author Jung Chang. 'Empress Dowager CIXIi' is the latest book by Jung Chang and is Published by Jonathan Cape.

Friday 27th September

Author Jhumpa Lahiri

Author Jhumpa Lahiri on her latest book 'The Lowland' which is shortlisted for this year's Man Booker Prize. The book is Published by Bloomsbury.

Film Director Denis Villeneuve

Film Director Denis Villeneuve on his latest film 'Prisoners' starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal. The film is on general release.

Wednesday 25th September

Sounds Like London: 100 Years of Black Music in the Capital

Jim Carroll on a new book celebrating the influence of black musicians 'Sounds Like London: 100 Years of Black Music in the Capital' by Lloyd Bradley. The Publishers are Serpent's Tail.

Tuesday 24th September

Live Music - Chequerboard

John Lambert AKA Chequerboard performs 'Today is beautiful, we have things to Do' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Chequerboard's latest album is 'The Unfolding' and his website is www.chequerboard.com.

Film - Mister John

Actor Aidan Gillen & Director Joe Lawlor on their film 'Mister John' which is released on Friday September 27th at Dublin's IFI - www.ifi.ie.

John Connolly & Jennifer Ridyard

John Connolly & Jennifer Ridyard on their book 'Conquest' which is Published by Headline.



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