Arena Thursday 12 January 2017

on Monday's show....Christmas food in the works of Dickens, Notions" is the first poetry collection by John Kelly, "A Different Drummer" by William Melvin Kelley reviewed and Palestinian artist Jumana Manna and "Wild Relatives" at Douglas Hyde Gallery

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

Arts News

Abie Philbin Bowman reports on the ‘Places Matter: What Happens When We Invest In The Arts?’ conference in Dublin Castle today, discussing the value and future of the arts in Ireland 

Film reviews

Film reviews

Ruth Barton and Paul Whitington review “La La Land”, “Manchester By The Sea” and “Live By Night”

"Rockadoon Shore" by Rory Gleeson

"Rockadoon Shore" by Rory Gleeson

Rory Gleeson chats about his debut novel “Rockadoon Shore”, about a group of friends on a weekend away and a lonely old man who spies on them (published by John Murray)

Essay:  the joys of pessimism

Essay: the joys of pessimism

Rob Doyle with an essay about the joys of pessimism

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City Of Stars

City Of Stars

Ryan Gosling And Emma Stone

2:24

On Hold

On Hold

The Xx

3:44

Street Spirit (Fade Out)

Street Spirit (Fade Out)

Radiohead

4:24

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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