coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore
coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session
Arena Monday 20th May 2013
Daily arts and popular culture show.
Book Review - The Gamal
Eibhear Walshe reviews 'The Gamal', the debut novel from Ciarán Collins with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Bloomsbury.
Live Music - Red Sail
Red Sail perform 'Sailing Song' and 'Balcony Balloons' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks - www.redsailmusic.com.
Author Rhidian Brook
Rhidian Brook on his book 'The Aftermath' which is set in Hamburg. The Publishers are Viking.
Ruth Barton discusses this week's Classic Movie - Peter Greenaway's 'The Cook, the Thief, his wife and Her Lover' with Seán Rocks.