Ted Talks are a series of inspirational talks that have been going since 2006. Organiser of the independent Ted X event - Rowan Manahan and DCU Communications lecturer Roddy Flynn join Marian in studio. For more information go to: Ted.com Some of the more memorable talks: Ian Robertson Sugata Mitra Malcom Gladwell Schools Kill Creativity Happy Secret to Better Work The Paradox of Choice
This week the Oscar nominations were announced. While some years there are some sure front runners – this year the quality of films seems pretty strong with no obvious winners. Joining Marian to discuss some of the best years in the history of the Oscars as well as the politics surrounding them is Roddy Flynn from DCU’s School of Communications.