Arena Thursday 3 January 2013

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 Thursday 3rd January 2013

Arena Thursday 3rd January 2013

A daily arts and popular culture show, presented by Edel Coffey.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sophie Gorman and Simon Maher review this week's new film releases 'The Impossible' and 'Quartet' with Edel Coffey.

Live Music - Gavin James

Live Music - Gavin James

Dublin Singer-Songwriter performs 'Say Hello' and 'For You' live in studio with interview by Edel Coffey.

Book Review - Michael Connelly

Book Review - Michael Connelly

Declan Burke reviews American Author Michael Connelly's 'The Black Box'. The Publishers are Little Brown.

Writer Robert Higgins

Writer Robert Higgins

Writer Robert Higgins discusses his story 'Copper' which is part of a collection called 'Abandoned Darlings' with readings by Dylan McDonough. Facebook.com/abandoneddarlings for more information.

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Email: arena@rte.ie

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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