Arena Monday 20 May 2013

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

Arena Monday 20th May 2013

Arena Monday 20th May 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Book Review - The Gamal

Book Review - The Gamal

Eibhear Walshe reviews 'The Gamal', the debut novel from Ciarán Collins with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Bloomsbury.

Live Music - Red Sail

Live Music - Red Sail

Red Sail perform 'Sailing Song' and 'Balcony Balloons' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks - www.redsailmusic.com.

Author Rhidian Brook

Author Rhidian Brook

Rhidian Brook on his book 'The Aftermath' which is set in Hamburg. The Publishers are Viking.

Classic Movie

Classic Movie

Ruth Barton discusses this week's Classic Movie - Peter Greenaway's 'The Cook, the Thief, his wife and Her Lover' with Seán Rocks.

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