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
A daily arts and popular culture show, presented by Edel Coffey.
Contemporary Artist Stuart Semple on 'Please, Can You Make Some Noise For Mental Health?' which takes place in Earlsfort Terrace on January 9th at 7pm. It's part of this year's First Fortnight Festival - www.firstfortnight.ie
New Planet Cabaret - Arena's On-Air Creative Writing Course
Dave Lordan joins Edel Coffey with readings of some of the submitted writings to Arena's 'New Planet Cabaret' read by Dylan McDonough and Sian O'Gorman. This month's writing prompt is 'Becoming Something New' - full details on Arena's homepage - www.rte.ie/radio1/arena.
Patricia Keilthy, Senior Design Lecturer and Joint Course Leader at the Fashion Department in Limerick School of Art and Design, reviews 'Grace: A Memoir' on Vogue Magazine's Grace Coddington with Edel Coffey.