Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Tuesday's show...award-winning war photographer Giles Duley on the challenges of working in areas of brutal conflict with just one functioning limb, Hadley Freeman explains why 1980's films taught her everything she needs to know about life and Kay Sheehy's review of the IMPAC shortlist continues with “Someone” by Alice McDermott  

    Arena Wednesday 16 January 2013

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    Arena Wednesday 16th January 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Author Peter Murphy

    Peter Murphy discusses his new novel 'Shall we gather at the River?' with Sean Rocks. The Publishers are Faber and Faber. Peter's website is www.mrpetermurphy.com.

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    Rehab Ireland - Performing Arts Fund

    Don Delaney of Rehab Ireland on the launch of a €150,000 Visual and Performing Arts Fund from Rehab. Applications are being sought over the next five years. The website for further information is www.rehab.ie. Report by Evelyn O'Rourke.

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    Live Music - The Strypes

    Cavan band The Strypes perform 'Blue Collar Jane' and '29 Ways' live in studio with interview by Sean Rocks. The band's website is www.thestrypes.com.

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    Art - Sculptor Jessica Sturgess

    Declan Long on Sculptor Jessica Sturges' first solo exhibition which opens on Thursday January 17th at the Oliver Sears Gallery in Dublin. The pieces in the exhibition are inspired by her relationship with fellow sculptor Barry Flanagan. The website for further information is www.oliversearsgallery.com.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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