on Wednesday's show.....the writer and long-time political activist Bonnie Greer talks about her memoir “A Parallel Life”, the novels that have made this year's Man Booker longlist, Ireland's first Feminist Film Festival and chat with the cast of “Showboat” ahead of their Irish shows
Last November, Valerie Cox visited a group of women in Hanoi in Vietnam who have transformed what was a slum neighbourhood into a green living area, growing their own vegetables and rearing chickens on the banks of the Red River. Last week a group of the women visited Ireland and Valerie Cox met up with them again and reported back to Sean.
In studio with Kathryn is Dr. Jamie Saris, Snr Lecturer in Anthropology at NUI Maynooth to talk about one of those stories you will nevert forget. A father & son fled their Vietnam village during the war with the US in 1971, have been found hiding the horrors of the war for four decades. Ho Van Thanh left his village along with his baby son after their family were wiped out by a mine explosion reportedly were discovered living in a tree house deep in the jungle.