This year's International Literature Festival, Dublin will celebrate the life and work of writer Tim Robinson, who sadly passed away earlier this year.

Robinson spent more than 40 years chronicling his adopted home, the Aran Islands and Connemara.

Tim Robinson, pictured near Roundstone in Connemara (Pic: Brian Farrell)

For RTÉ Arena, author Robert McFarlane discusses Tim Robinson's life and work - listen above. 

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