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:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live will take place in the Peacock Theatre on Easter Monday, April 6th at 1pm as part of The RTÉ Road to the Rising' event which is happening in O'Connell Street and surrounding areas that day.  Tickets are free but booking is recommended and you can book in advance through the Abbey Theatre or through rte.ie/1916

     

    Sunday Miscellany 2 February 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 2 February 2014

    New short essays:

    Charlie by Karl O’Neill

    Plimsolls by Bert Wright

    Two Years by Kate Kerrigan

    Pete Seeger by John MacKenna – from the programme’s archive, to mark the death of Pete Seeger this week

    Waiting for Brigid by Hedy Gibbons Lynott 

    Music:

    Chance Meeting from the film Gold Rush with Charlie Chaplin

    Old Shoes (and Picture Postcards) by Tom Waits

    Cór an Earraigh performed by Peadar Ó Riada, Caoimhín Ó Rathallaigh and Martin Hayes

    My Rainbow Race by Pete Seeger

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    Podcast - Sunday Miscellany 2 February 2014

    New short essays: Charlie by Karl O'Neill; Plimsolls by Bert Wright; Two Years by Kate Kerrigan; Pete Seeger by John MacKenna - from the programme's archive, to mark the death of Pete Seeger this week; Waiting for Brigid by Hedy Gibbons Lynott. 

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