Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    Sunday mornings mean Sunday Miscellany

    Its new radio essays and occasional poetry followed by complementary music capture our times, passions and curiosities. The contributor led content is selected from open submission and commissioned writing presented by new voices and established names.

    Reportage, appreciations, memory pieces, poetry, travel writing and personal accounts of events and happenings are the stuff of Sunday Miscellany. The programme is part of Sunday mornings since 1968. It is essential listening to thousands across Ireland and the world.

    Details of next live event:

    A Sunday Miscellany Live event takes place on Sunday 5 October at 3pm in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal, as part of the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival 2014, in association with the Sandhouse Hotel, Rossnowlagh.

    Contributors include musicians Maireád Ní Mhaonaigh, Maire Askin and Martin McGinley and writers Moya Cannon, Alan McMonagle, Pat Boran and Siobhan McNamara. For tickets contact 071-9851375 or info@abbeycentre.ie

     

    Sunday Miscellany1 September 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 1 September 2013

    New short essays:

    Martin Luther King’s ‘I Had a Dream’ Speech by Bernadette Lowry

    Lilies of The Field by Sean Moffatt

    And from the programme’s archive marking the death of Seamus Heaney:

    A Present Voice: Seamus Heaney in Kilkenny by Cathy Power

    Sonata on a Stove Lid by John F Deane

    Marked Present by Seamus Heaney – recorded at Sunday Miscellany Live at Listowel Writers Week 2008

    Music:

    Blowin in the Wind by Bob Dylan

    A Question about Angels by Philip Hammond performed by Clíona Doris

    When I Was Single sung by David Hammond

    Herr Roloff’s Farewell from Fidil

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    Podcast - Sunday Miscellany 1 September 2013

    Martin Luther King's 'I Had a Dream' Speech by Bernadette Lowry; Lilies of The Field by Sean Moffatt; From the archives marking the death of Seamus Heaney: A Present Voice: Seamus Heaney in Kilkenny by Cathy Power; Sonata on a Stove Lid by John F Deane Marked Present by Seamus Heaney - recorded Live at Listowel Writers Week 2008

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