Arena Monday 13 January 2014

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Monday 13th January 2014

Arena Monday 13th January 2014

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Sinead Mooney with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

Disabilty and Literature

Disabilty and Literature

The School of English in Trinity College is hosting a public lecture series focusing on the subject of Disability and Literature. Dr. Daragh Downes, who is giving a talk on Dickens joins Seán Rocks with readings by William Brady.

Book Review

Book Review

Sinead Gleeson reviews 'Butcher's Crossing' by John Williams which is Published by Vintage.

Classic Movie

Classic Movie

Diane Negra discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'Manhattan Melodrama' from 1934 starring Clark Gable and Myrna Loy.

The Times they are A-Changin'

The Times they are A-Changin'

Abie Philbin Bowman on the 50th anniversary of Bob Dylan's 'The times they are a-changin' album.

Arena Monday 13th January 2014 - Full Programme

Arts News with Sinead Mooney, Dr. Daragh Downes on the Disabilty and Literature lectures series at Trinity College Dublin, a review of 'Burcher's Crossing' by John Williams while Diane Negra discusses this week's Classic Movie 'Manhattan Melodrama' from 1934 starring Clark Gable and Myrna Loy.

Music Played on the Show

Ordinary Love

Ordinary Love

U2

3:50

Tookah

Tookah

Emiliana Torrini

3:12

Boots Of Spanish Leather

Boots Of Spanish Leather

Bob Dylan

4:40

The Times They Are A-Changin'

The Times They Are A-Changin'

Bob Dylan

3:25

Only A Pawn In Their Game

Only A Pawn In Their Game

Bob Dylan

3:28

The Ballad Of Hollis Brown

The Ballad Of Hollis Brown

Bob Dylan

1:17

Restless Farewell

Restless Farewell

Bob Dylan

0:43

The Parting Glass

The Parting Glass

Liam Clancy Featuring John Sheahan

3:27

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