on Tuesday's programme..........Declan Long reports on EVA International, Ireland's premier biennial of contemporary art in Limerick, an interview with Tom Rob Smith, author of ‘The Farm’ a novel which taps into the current fascination with all-things Scandinavian, Kay Sheehy reviews the first of the 10 books on the IMPAC shortlist and a report on an exhibition of Japanese art at the Chester Beatty Library
New Planet Cabaret - Arena's Creative Writing Course
Dave Lordan joins Seán Rocks with tips for writers as part of Arena's Creative Writing Course with Crime Writer Arlene Hunt and readings of January's writing prompt entries 'Becoming Something New' by Sorcha Kenny and Dylan McDonough. February's Writing Prompt is 'The Excuse' - www.davelordanwriter.com.
King Lear will be staged at Dublin's Abbey Theatre from Wednesday February 6th, its first production of the play in 80 years. As part of a new Shakespeare series, Professor Nicholas Grene from Trinity College Dublin joins Seán Rocks to discuss King Lear.