on Monday's show...."Mothers: An Essay On Love and Cruelty" by Jacqueline Rose reviewed, Javier Cercas, author of "The Blind Spot: An Essay on The Novel" and director Richard Eyre and actor Jim Carter bring "King Lear" to television
Poet and MC Stephen James Smith reads his poem 'Prozac Positivity'. Stephen performs at the Knockanstockan Festival in County Wicklow on Saturday July 27th and the Tread Softly Festival in Sligo on Sunday July 28th. His website is www.stephenjamessmith.com.
Ruth Barton discusses this week's Classic Movie 'The Private Life of Henry VIII' from 1933 starring Charles Laughton with Seán Rocks. The film can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-OVnZuEXhM.