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 Monday 8 April 2013

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    Arena Monday 8th April 2013

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    Margaret Thatcher in Popular Cultural

    Abie Philbin-Bowman on portrayals of the late Margaret Thatcher in popular culture.

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    Book Review - Bring me the head of Ryan Giggs

    Paul Whitington reviews 'Bring me the head of Ryan Giggs' by Rodge Glass. The book tells the story of Mickey who is both friend and foe of the Manchster United Footballer. The Publishers are Tindal Street Press.

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    Author Eva Rice

    Eva Rice on her book 'The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp'. The book is set in Cornwall in 1962 and revolves around teenager Tara Jupp who becomes a singing sensation in London. The Publishers are Quercus.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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