To celebrate this year's Cúirt International Festival of Literature, RTÉ Arena hosts three of the world class writers on offer at this years Cuírt bash, which takes place online from from 21st - 25th April.

Listen above to author of Nora, Nuala O'Connor, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Viet Thanh Nguyen and essayist Carmen Maria Machado.

Tune into to RTÉ Arena live nightly from Mon-Fri on RTÉ Radio 1 from 7pm - or listen back here.