Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Special features

Tuesday 18th June

Hay Festival Kells

One of the exhibits at this year's Hay festival celebrates the Book of Kells, and its seminal role in the history of type. Mark Smith dicusses the 'Kells Type Trail' with Seán Rocks - www.hayfestival.com/kells.

Friday 14th June

See Dublin by Bike

Evelyn O'Rourke with Julian Vignoles from the 'See Dublin by Bike' tour company. The tour is offered in conjunction with Wonderland Productions and they will also be hosting other Bloomsday events such as the Chapelizod Literary Pubcrawl this Saturday. More information can be found at seedublinbybike.ie and wonderlandtheatre.com

Wednesday 12th June

Venice Biennale

The bi-annual Venice Biennale showcases art and artists from around the world. It opened earlier this month and runs until November 24th. Kay Sheehy, who is just back from Venice, joins Seán Rocks.

Tuesday 11th June

Yeats Day 2013

Susan O'Keeffe joins Evelyn O'Rourke to discuss the 2nd annual Yeats Day in Sligo on Thursday June 13th with readings by Michael Fish. www.seasonofyeats.com for more information.

Monday 10th June

Sonya Kelly

Actor and Writer Sonya Kelly reads her piece 'Supermarket'. Sonya is currently touring her play 'The Wheelchair on my Face'. The website for further details is www.fishamble.com.

Friday 7th June

Artist Philip Allen

Declan Long on acclaimed UK artist Philip Allen's exhibition 'Oxblood - New Paintings' at Dublin's Kerlin Gallery. The exhibition runs until July 20th - www.kerlin.ie.

Thursday 6th June

IMPAC 2013 Winner - Kevin Barry

Kevin Barry, winner of this year's IMPAC Dublin award for his book 'City of Bohane' joins Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Jonathan Cape.

Tuesday 4th June

Loves

Author Rebecca Solnit chooses Yoko Ono's conceptual art as something she 'Loves'. Rebecaa's latest novel is called 'The Faraway Nearby'.

Monday 3rd June

Dan Brown - Part Three

Dan Brown Public Interview with Seán Rocks - Part Three.

An Evening With Dan Brown

Public Interview with bestselling Author Dan Brown with Seán Rocks at this year's Dublin Writer's Festival. The event was recorded at Dublin's National Concert Hall.

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