Arena Thursday 28 April 2016

coming up on Wednesday's show....Paul Muldoon visits 18th century Ulster poetry for his new collection "Lamentations", the 30th anniversary of the Pogues classic "Fairytale of New York", a night of 'deadly rapid talent' at the Project Arts Centre and Kay Sheehy takes a Gallery Tour of Temple Bar

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Maeve Brennan in New York, a lecture by Anne Enright

Maeve Brennan in New York, a lecture by Anne Enright

Anne Enright who will deliver her first lecture tonight at New York University as part of her term as Laureate for Irish Fiction. The title of her lecture is “An Irishwoman Abroad: Maeve Brennan and the Streets of New York”

Film reviews

Film reviews

Brogen Hayes and Hilary White review “Captain America: Civil War”, “Demolition”, “Son of Saul” and “Atlantic”

"Spring Shine" by Colm Keegan

"Spring Shine" by Colm Keegan

Colm Keegan reads his poem “Spring Shine”

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Winners of the Hennessy Literary Awards 2016

Winners of the Hennessy Literary Awards 2016

Announcing the winners of this year’s Hennessy Literary Awards 

"For The Unkept House" by Vona Groarke

"For The Unkept House" by Vona Groarke

Vona Groarke reads her poem “For The Unkept House” from her latest collection “Selected Poems”

Robert Doyle in session

Robert Doyle in session

Singer and fingerstyle guitarist Robert Doyle chats about his style of music and his latest album “Lig Amach”, a mixture of songs in Irish and English

Official website:   www.robertdoyle.net

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Music Played on the Show

You Should've Gone To School

You Should've Gone To School

Bc Camplight

4:40

Country Blues

Country Blues

Robert Doyle

3:14

Sliabh Russell/Out On The Ocean

Sliabh Russell/Out On The Ocean

Robert Doyle

2:36

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