coming up on Thursday's show....a preview of the new season of House of Cards, "When I Hit You: A Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife" by Meena Kandasamy and films for review include the new "Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge", the 2017 re-boot of "Baywatch" and Oscar-nominated"The Red Turtle"
Sonya Kelly reads 'Amazing Grace' which will be published in Arena's anthology by New Island books later this year along with some of Arena's entries to our creative writing course. Entries to email@example.com and the deadline is April 28th - www.rte.ie/radio1/arena for full details.
'Savage Solitude, Reflections of a Reluctant Loner' is the title of a book from poet Máighréad Medbh. The author describes it as 'a walk in the mind of someone who's alone'. The Publishers are Dedalus Press. Máighréad Medbh joins Seán Rocks.