Special features

Tuesday 12th November

Philanthropy in the Arts

This week is National Giving Week and the 1% difference campaign is gathering momentum. Abie Philbin Bowman on Philanthropy in the Arts - www.onepercentdifference.ie.

Monday 11th November

Jackie Nickerson - Terrain

Jackie Nickerson on her new book of photographs 'Terrain' which will be launched at Dublin's Gallery of Photography in Temple Bar on Tuesday November 12th at 630pm where the book ...

Friday 8th November

Russell Brand

Abie Philbin Bowman profiles Comedian and Actor Russell Brand.

Doctor Who at 50

Harvey O'Brien on the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who.

Thursday 7th November

Bo Burnham

Comedian Bo Burnham who plays Dublin's Vicar Street.

Wednesday 6th November

International Day of The Imprisoned Writer

Writer Theo Dorgan, Jim Loughran of Frontline Defenders and Newstalk's Shona Murray on the International Day of The Imprisoned Writer on Friday November 15th - www.dublinbookfestival.com.

Friday 25th October

William Scott Retrospective

Kelly Grovier on a major retrospective of the work of William Scott at The Ulster Museum as part of The Belfast Festival.

Thursday 24th October

Bram Stoker Festival

Author Darren Shan and Film Historian Robert J.E. Simpson on this weekend's Bram Stoker Festival full event details on www.bramstokerfestival.com.

Loves - Jack McGouran

The GuinnessJazz Festival takes place in Cork this weekend - Artistic Director Jack McGouran on one of his 'Loves' - the Swedish jazz trio EST. The website for further information ...

Tuesday 22nd October

Derry - Turner Prize Programme - Part One

Part One of a special programme from Derry, hosts for this year's Turner Prize featuring Art Critic Kelly Grovier, Turner Prize nominees David Shrigley and Laure Prouvost



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