Abie Philbin Bowman spoke to the curator and two of the designers about the “Second Skin” project where four designers were challenged to design, source and create a garment entirely on the island of Ireland
A look at the various literary, cinematic and musical works that terrify us - from ghost stories to horror films to spooky music, why do we continue to be repelled, fascinated yet still love the things that make us most scared?
Nighthawks Arts Collective live in studio with Dublin band Buffalo Sunn, poets Kevin Graham and Alvy Carragher, singers/musicians Melanie Horsnell, Shane O''Fearghail, Clara Rose, Shane Hennessy, Death In The Sickroom and the writings of Stephen Kennedy
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Declan Burke and Mary McGill discuss the most memorable psychopaths in literature and film
Selections include: Oliver Ryan from the book "Unravelling Oliver" by Liz Nugent, Achilles from Homer's "Iliad", Vee Parker in the tv series "Orange Is The New Black", Frank Underwood in the tv series "House of Cards", Tom Ripley from "The Talented Mr Ripley" by Patricia Highsmith, Amy Dunne from the novel "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, Freddie Montgomery from "The Book of Evidence" by John Banville, the Joker from the Batman film "The Dark Knight", Lou Ford from "The Killer Inside Me" by Jim Thompson and Hannibal Lecter, the creation of Thomas Harris