Arena Thursday 19 January 2017

coming up on Monday's show....anticipating season 2 of horror sci-fi series "Stranger Things", an exhibition of selected works by the late Stephen McKenna, a documentary on the larger-than-life Grace Jones and Uncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks 

Arena

Arena

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Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - acts confirmed to play Donald Trump inauguration tomorrow, unusual emoji role for Patrick Stewart in a new animated film

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Film reviews

Film reviews

Brogen Hayes and Stephen Boyd review "Jackie", "Split" and "xXx: Return Of Xander Cage" 

 

"Moonglow" by Michael Chabon

"Moonglow" by Michael Chabon

Michael Chabon chats about his latest novel "Moonglow", a faux memoir about the fallout from a deathbed confession told to the narrator by his grandfather (published by Fourth Estate)

 

 

"Moments Of Snow" by David Keane

"Moments Of Snow" by David Keane

Poet David Keane reads "Moments Of Snow", his winning entry in last year's Poetry Ireland/Trocaire competition where the theme was migrants who are 'Forced To Flee'

This year's competition details:  www.poetryireland.ie

 

Celebrity and American politics

Celebrity and American politics

Daniel Geary looks ahead to the inauguration tomorrow of Donald Trump and examines whether being a celebrity helps you succeed in politics

Music Played on the Show

Tiny Hands - Protest Song

Tiny Hands - Protest Song

Fiona Apple

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