Coming up on Monday's show...."Gallery Of The Dead" author Chris Carter, folk singer Sophie Coyle in session, film-maker Clio Barnard who directs Ruth Wilson and Sean Bean in the family drama "Dark River" and a review of "Feel Free", a new collection of essays in which Zadie Smith ponders the raison d'etre of our online culture
Last Month in our creative writing course, Dave Lordan asked participants to write a crime story. The Excuse was the working title given by Dave who's with me in studio now. We also have Eoin Purcell of New Island Books who's here to give advice and tips on how to get published.
The story of milliner Philip Treacy is well known. The milliner born in Ahascragh, Co Galway, who studied in NCAD and then to the Royal College of Art in London, is now the foremost hat maker in the world.