Marian Finucane

Marian Finucane

Saturday, Sunday, 11 - 1pm

marian@rte.ie

Marian Finucane Saturday 28 December 2013

Marian Finucane

Marian Finucane

Live stimulating mix of news, interviews, reports and discussion.

Michael Colgan

Michael Colgan

Michael Colgan joins Marian in studio to talk about 30 years at the helm of the Gate Theatre. 

The National Gallery of Ireland

The National Gallery of Ireland

Throughout 2014 the National Gallery of Ireland will be celebrating its 150th anniversary. There will be all kinds of exciting events taking place to mark the occasion. The New Year will begin with the annual exhibition of Turner's Watercolours, always a popular attraction in the gallery's calendar.

Marian is joined by Anne Hodge, curator of prints and drawings at the National Gallery of Ireland.

1983 State Papers - John Bowman

1983 State Papers - John Bowman

John Bowman joins Marian to discuss the release of state papers from 1983.

Poetry and Grief

Poetry and Grief

While Christmas and New Year is a favourite time for many, it can be a very difficult time for others. If you’ve experienced difficulty or loss during the year that grief can be magnified by the holiday season.

But solace can be found in poetry, art and literature.

Marian is joined by poets Enda Wyley and Pat Boran.

Poems that were mentioned on the show:

Johnson Brothers Ltd – Rutger Kopland

Grief - Pat Boran

The Five Stages of Grief – Linda Pastan

Father's Old Blue Cardigan - Anne Carson

Your Clothes - Judith Kroll

Curtains - Ruth Stone

Funeral Blues - WH Auden

Karl Henry - Fitness

Karl Henry - Fitness

Karl Henry the fitness expert on RTÉ’s operation transformation has just written his third book. He is one of Ireland’s most recognised and leading personal trainers. His latest book is called the Slim Solution which he promises will change your health and fitness after 30 days.

The Slim Solution published by Hachette Ireland €14.99

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