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Meáin Náisiúnta Seirbhíse Poiblí na hÉireann
Mon - Fri • 19:00 - 20:00
Elaine Feeney performs 'The Polish Have Caused a Crash' from the Poetry CD 'Cinderella Backwards'. The CD can be bought online at www.poetrygirls.com.
Elaine Feeney reads her poem 'The Radio was Gospel' from the CD 'Cinderella Backwards' from Salmon Poetry.
Hispanic Poet Richard Blanco reads the opening section of 'One Today' at the inauguration of Barack Obama in Washington.
Dermot Bolger reads 'Little X's for Eyes' from his latest collection 'The Venice Suite'. The collection is available to buy online at www.newisland.ie.
Dermot Bolger reads his poem 'Lines Transcribed From Latvian' from his latest collection 'The Venice Suite'.
Colm Keegan reads his essay 'The Reading Class'. Colm's debut collection 'Don't Go There' is Published by Salmon Poetry.
Colm Keegan joins Sean Rocks with a look at poetry books currently available for Christmas.
John Cummins performs his poem 'Talent'. John is the current Leinster Poetry Slam Champion. His website is www.myspace.com/cumminsofthejohn.
On tonight's Arena with Sean Rocks:
Presenter: Seán Rocks