Arena Monday 19 November 2012

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

Arena

Arena

A daily magazine programme which looks at what's on in the world of arts and entertainment

Rihanna's New Album - Unapologetic

Rihanna's New Album - Unapologetic

Rihanna's new album is called 'Unapologetic'. Emer McLysaght reviews it with Sean Rocks.

Book Review - Michael Chabon

Book Review - Michael Chabon

'Telegraph Avenue' is the latest book from Michael Chabon. The Publishers are 4th Estate. Declan Burke reviews 'Telegraph Avenue' with Sean Rocks.

PJ O'Connor Awards 2013

PJ O'Connor Awards 2013

RTE Drama's Kevin Brew discusses the PJ O'Connor Awards for Radio Drama with Sean Rocks with advice for potential entrants- full details on www.rte.ie/dramaonone.

Classic Movie - The Swimmer

Classic Movie - The Swimmer

Tony Tracy discusses this week's Classic Movie 'The Swimmer' with Sean Rocks. The film was released in 1968 and stars Burt Lancaster.

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