Arena Monday 26 August 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

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented by Evelyn O'Rourke.

Morrissey 25

The IFI has an exclusive screening of Morrissey 25, a film celebrating Morrissey's quarter of a century as a solo artist, Dr Eoin Devereux joined Evelyn on the phone.

ASA Harrison first novel, Silent wife

The author ASA Harrison died suddenly of cancer after her first novel had been published which was attracting promising reviews. Kathy D'Arcy has been reading it for Arena.

Posthumous publishing

There are many writers whose work has only found great success after their death, Edel Coffey joins Evelyn to look at posthumous publishing.

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