Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    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:

    Date: Sunday, September 20th 
    Time: 11.45AM (Sharp)
    Venue: Christ Church, Portumna
    Tickets: €10
    Doors: Close @ 11.45am as recording begins @ 12PM sharp - latecomers CANNOT be admitted

    Tickets can be purchased through the Festival website;

     http://www.shorelinesartsfestival.com/sunday-miscellany.html

    For over forty years, Sunday morning on RTÉ Radio 1 has meant Sunday Miscellany.  Each week, the programme presents a selection of new writing from both established writers and new voices, woven together with complimentary music. Shorelines is delighted to host this morning’s live recording of Sunday Miscellany which will feature a mix of new voices and well known writers as well as live music.

    It will be presented by the programme’s producer, Aoife Nic Cormaic.

    As the recording will begin at 12 noon, we would ask you to please be seated by 11.45am as latecomers cannot be admitted.

    Sunday Miscellany 17 November 2013

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    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

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    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

    Sunday Miscellany

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