Arena Thursday 31 January 2013

on Monday's show.....a review of the stage adaptation of Louise O'Neill's novel "Asking For It", Deirdre Gribbin's work premieres at West Cork Chamber Music Festival, for World Cup fans we look at some great books on the theme of football and Henry Martin, author of the biography "Agnes Martin: Pioneer, Painter, Icon"

Arena Thursday 31st January 2013

Arena Thursday 31st January 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sophie Gorman and Darryl Jones review this week's film releases 'Flight', 'Bullet to the Head' & 'Hyde Park on Hudson' with Seán Rocks.

Great Books

Great Books

Fionnuala Dillane discusses the first book in Arena's 'Great Books' series - 'I Could Read the Sky' by Timothy O'Grady and Steve Pyke. The Publishers are The Harvill Press.

Book - The Last Days of Detroit

Book - The Last Days of Detroit

Jim Carroll discusses a new book from Mark Binelli 'The Last Days of Detroit: Motor Cars, Motown and the Collapse of an Industrial Giant' which charts the history of Detroit through culture and industry. The Publishers are Bodley Head.

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