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:

    Sunday Miscellany’s next Live event takes place in the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire on Sunday 14 September at 11.30am as part of the Mountains to Sea DLR Festival 2014. Contributors include writers Enda Wyley, Anthony Glavin and Liz Nugent as well as musicians Malachy Robinson, Dermot Dunne and Catherine Hunka.

    Tickets for this event can be purchased through the website  or via the Pavilion Theatre Booking Office (01 231 2929)

    SEPTEMBER SUNDAYS – as heard on Sunday   Miscellany is a new book with a selection of images and accompanying CD. Click here for more information

    Sunday Miscellany 17 November 2013


    Sunday Miscellany 17 November 2013

    New short essays:

    I Sing America by Denise Blake

    June 1963 by Owen Hickey

    The News from the Kumtong by Leo Cullen

    Wexford 1963 by A.M. Cousins

    Pink by Roslyn Dee

    Music :

    American Collection Theme by John Williams performed by YoYo Ma (cello)

    My Wild Irish Rose by Chauncey Olcott in a version by Keith Jarrett (piano)

    Forever Young by Bob Dylan

    The Minstrel Boy – a version of the song by Joe Strummer and The Mescaleros


    Sunday Miscellany 17 November 2013

    New short essays: I Sing America by Denise Blake; June 1963 by Owen Hickey; The News from the Kumtong by Leo Cullen; Wexford 1963 by A.M. Cousins; Pink by Roslyn Dee

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