Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    RTÉ Sunday Miscellany Live Event at the World War 1 Roadshow

    Edmund Burke Theatre, Arts Building, Trinity College
    Saturday July 12th, 12-1pm

    New contributions written especially for this event from Maurice Cashell, Sally Neary, Michael O'Loughlin, John MacKenna and Mary Morrissy. To be broadcast on RTÉ Radio on Sunday 3 August 2014

    We have now filled all seats for this event. Thank you for your interest

    Sunday Miscellany 1 June 2014


    Sunday Miscellany 1 June 2014

    New Short essays:

    Last Revision – a poem by James Harpur

    Familial Love by Kate Kerrigan

    My Grandmother by John MacKenna

    Famous for all the Wrong Reasons by Maurice Cashell

    Cruinniú na bhFlúit by Evelyn Conlon

    Examination Time – a poem by James Harpur


    Allegro moderato from Sonata for Viola Da Gamba - No 1 in G Major by  - JS Bach performed by Yuko Innoe (viola) and Kathron Sturrock(piano) 

    An Buachaill Caol Dubh from a live performance recording by Seán Ó Riada (piano)

    Secret Garden by Judy Collins performed by Shawn Colvin

    Con Moto from ‘The Kruetzer’ Sonata by Leos Janacek performed by the Brodsky Quartet

    No Train to Cavan written and performed by Lisa ONeill


    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 1 June 2014

    New short essays: Last Revision - a poem by James Harpur; Familial Love by Kate Kerrigan; My Grandmother by John MacKenna; Famous for all the Wrong Reasons by Maurice Cashell; Cruinniú na bhFlúit by Evelyn Conlon; Examination Time - a poem by James Harpur

    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.

    Sunday Miscellany's first live event of 2014 takes place later this month on Monday 30 June at 1pm in The Lewis Glucksman Gallery in UCC  to coincide with the acquisition by the university of the Great Book of Ireland and the current exhibition running in the Glucksman Gallery.

    Contributor to this event include Thomas McCarthy, Michael Coady,Mathew Sweeney,  Iarla Ó Lionnaird and Mel Mercier.

    Tickets can be booked for this event  through the Gallery via the email  on  or by phoning  021- 4901844.

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

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