Arena Monday 11 February 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 Monday 11th February 2013

Arena Monday 11th February 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Live Music - Southern Tenant Folk Union

Live Music - Southern Tenant Folk Union

Southern Tenant Folk Union perform Chest Freezer and Days by the Seaside with Ice-Cream with interview by Seán Rocks.

Author Jim Crace

Author Jim Crace

Author Jim Crace dicusses his new book 'Harvest' with Seán Rocks. The book is set in a remote English village where the villagers wake to find two huge columns of smoke on the skyline. The Publishers are Picador.

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Classic Movie - Take Shelter

Classic Movie - Take Shelter

Diane Negra discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'Take Shelter' with Seán Rocks. The film stars Michael Shannon as a man who hallucinates about a huge tornado hitting his rural home and co-stars Jessica Chastain.

Book Review - The Spies

Book Review - The Spies

Declan Burke reviews Luís Fernando Veríssimo's new novel 'The Spies' with Seán Rocks. The book is a literary mystery and the Publishers are McLehose.

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