Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Monday's show....Roddy Doyle's 'Barrytown Trilogy' is this year's Dublin One City One Book and tonight Arena examines the use of language in the three novels; language which was - and some still is - outrageous, controversial and scandalous. How do we view such language now, more than 25 years after the books were first written?

    Arena Thursday 7 February 2013

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    Arena Thursday 7th February 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Abie Philbin-Bowman

    With the success of Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' Abie Philbin-Bowman looks at why politics and politicians matter.

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    DVD - What Richard Did

    Malcolm Campbell, Screenwriter of 'What Richard Did' joins Seán Rocks. The film won the 'Best Screenplay' Award at the recent Evening Standard Film Awards and also has 10 nominations at this weekend's IFTA's. It's released on DVD on Friday 8th February and is also available on www.volta.ie.

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    Louth Contemporary Music Society

    Evelyn O'Rourke on the Louth Contemporary Music Society's world premiere of 'Monk's Music'. The concert is at St Nicholas's Church of Ireland in Dundalk on Friday February 8th at 8pm - www.louthcms.org for further details.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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