Arena Friday 20 June 2014
coming up on Tuesday's show....Cork band Exit Pursued By A Bear in session, the Irish artists changing the status quo for "Judge Dredd", "Zero K" by Don DeLillo - an ode to language, humanity, life and death and Tom Hickey is "The Gallant John Joe"
Psychopaths in fiction
Declan Burke and Mary McGill discuss the most memorable psychopaths in literature and film
Selections include: Oliver Ryan from the book "Unravelling Oliver" by Liz Nugent, Achilles from Homer's "Iliad", Vee Parker in the tv series "Orange Is The New Black", Frank Underwood in the tv series "House of Cards", Tom Ripley from "The Talented Mr Ripley" by Patricia Highsmith, Amy Dunne from the novel "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, Freddie Montgomery from "The Book of Evidence" by John Banville, the Joker from the Batman film "The Dark Knight", Lou Ford from "The Killer Inside Me" by Jim Thompson and Hannibal Lecter, the creation of Thomas Harris