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 Wednesday 24 April 2013

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    Arena Wednesday April 24th 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Dave Lordan - 'First Book of Frags'

    'First book of Frags' is a new collection from Writer Dave Lordan. The Publishers are Worm Press. The book is free on Kindle on Thursday April 25th or after that on Amazon or on www.davelordanwriter.com.

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    Festivals around Ireland

    Abie Philbin-Bowman on festivals around the country over the coming weeks - there will be 35 festivals around Ireland in the coming 2 weekends - www.entertainment.ie for full details.

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    Loves - Eva Rice

    Author Eva Rice chooses the musical 'Kiss Me Kate' as something she 'Loves'. Eva's latest book is 'The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp' is Published by Quercus.

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    Great Reads - Nick Hornby's 'A Long Way Down'

    Simon Maher on 'A Long Way Down' by Nick Hornby, the latest book in our 'Great Reads' series. The Publishers are Penguin.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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