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From banned Soviet novel to Hollywood hit. Myles is joined by film lecturer Steven Benedict and Judith Collins of University College Dublin, to talk about the political and cinematic history of Doctor Zhivago.
Feast and Famine in Cork
Our reporter Lorcan Clancy speaks to UCC historian Regina Sexton about the food culture in mid-19th century Cork, as revealed in the letters of George Boole.
Ireland and Migration
Myles is joined by Mary Gilmartin, author of the book 'Ireland and migration in the twenty-first century'
History Bites - Ireland's (Almost) National Costume
As part of our occasional series History Bites, Colette Kinsella finds out about an outfit that was designed to be Ireland's national costume.
Television in Ireland
Media sociologist Eddie Brennan talks about the history of television in Ireland, in the years before the national broadcaster.