coming up on Monday's show....a garda station in an Irish border village at the end of the 1950's is the setting for the Shane Connaughton novel "Married Quarters", the atmospheric folk music of Maria Kelly live in session and Gerard Manley Hopkins and five nuns are shipwrecked - it sounds like the start of a joke but it's actually the premise of the comic novel "The Hopkins Conundrum" by Simon Edge
Book: Ziggology - A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust
Simon Goddard on his book 'Ziggyology - A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust' which charts the development of David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust character from the very beginning to his final glam rock incarnation. The Publishers are Ebury Press.
Maelíosa Stafford on Druid Murphy: Conversations on a Homecoming and A Whistle in the Dark opens in the Town Hall Theatre in Galway on the 12th of April and tours Ireland until the 22nd of June. For more details go to www.druid.ie