Arena Friday 19 May 2017

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

Arena

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Review:  "When Light Is Like Water" by Molly McCloskey

Review: "When Light Is Like Water" by Molly McCloskey

Áine Ní Ghlinn reviews "When Light Is Like Water" by Molly McCloskey, about an American woman who falls in love with an Irishman and moves to Sligo but after the marriage ends she begins an affair with a would-be playwright (published by Penguin)

"Faith After Saenredam and Other Paintings", an exhibition by Paul Winstanley

"Faith After Saenredam and Other Paintings", an exhibition by Paul Winstanley

British artist Paul Winstanley explains the meaning behind his latest exhibition at the Kerlin Gallery - "Faith After Saenredam and Other Paintings" is  inspired by Dutch painters Saenredam and Vermeer

Full details:   www.kerlingallery.com/exhibitions/paul-winstanley_4

(image shown:  "Lost (After Saenredam)", 2016)

Essay:  being writer-in-residence at Farmleigh House

Essay: being writer-in-residence at Farmleigh House

Lia Mills with an essay about the people she met last year during her tenure as writer-in-residence at the Farmleigh Estate 

Album reviews

Album reviews

John Casey and Róisín Dwyer review "Shake the Shudder" from !!!, "After Laughter" from Paramore and "World Be Gone" from Erasure

Music Played on the Show

We Got The Power

We Got The Power

Jehnny Beth

2:17

Dancing Is The Best Revenge

Dancing Is The Best Revenge

!!!

4:41

Nrgq

Nrgq

!!!

1:45

Hard Times

Hard Times

Paramore

3:00

No Friend

No Friend

Paramore

3:20

Just A Little Love

Just A Little Love

Erasure

1:47

Still It's Not Over

Still It's Not Over

Erasure

2:40

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