Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Wednesday's show....Lisa O'Neill in session, Kay Sheehy's reviews of novels on the IMPAC shortlist continue with "Department of Speculation" by Jenny Offill, the fictitious music hall star Kitty Kelly tells the story of 1916 in the travelling art exhibition "Here We Are, At The Risk Of Our Lives" and film-maker Johnny Gogan honours one of our great essayist and Ireland's George Orwell, "Hubert Butler: Witness To The Future"

    Arena Wednesday 9 July 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - Garth Brooks writes to Peter Aiken saying his 'heart is breaking' but he couldn't do 3 concerts instead of the 5 for which fans had already bought tickets, Sharp Objects the first novel from Gillian Flynn (author of Gone Girl) is to be made into a tv series, Jarvis Cocker and Jack White to appear on Beck compilation album Song Reader

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    Herman Koch, author

    author Herman Koch talks about his latest book “Summer House With Swimming Pool”, a story about a famous actor who dies after a medical procedure goes wrong (published by Atlantic Books)

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:18
      Title: Ruin
      Performer(s): Cat Power
      Performer(s): Cat Power
      Album: Ruin - Single
      Duration: 3:27
    • Title: High Hopes
      Composer: Dave Gilmour/Polly Samson
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Album: Pulse (Live), Parlophone
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: What Do You Want From Me
      Composer: Dave Gilmour/Rick Wright/Polly Samson
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Album: Pulse (Live), Parlophone
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Thin Man Theme
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: First Robot Reveal
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 3:00

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