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    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Thursday 5 September 2013

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    About Time

    The new Richard Curtis rom-com, About Time, which stars Domhnall Gleeson and Rachel Mc Adams and, the decidedly non-rom-com Riddick the latest offering from Vin Diesel. Simon Maher and Edel Coffey gave their thoughts on the film.

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    Hannah Kent - Burial Rites

    Australian writer Hannah Kent's debut novel Burial Rites is set in the harsh world of 19th century Iceland. Based on real events, it's the story of Agnes Magnúsdottír. Hannah Kent joined Sean live in studio.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:15
      Title: This Is A True Heart
      Composer: Holter, Julia
      Performer(s): Julia Holter
      Performer(s): Julia Holter
      Album: Loud City Song, Domino, HVNLP98CD
      Duration: 3:24
    • 19:48
      Title: Justified And Ancient
      Composer: Cauty/ Drummond
      Performer(s): The Klf Feat Tammy Wynette
      Performer(s): The Klf Feat Tammy Wynette
      Album: Now 1992, Emi / Virgin, 8270862
      Duration: 3:35

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