Arena Wednesday 13 February 2019

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, a special programme celebrating the launch of the Dublin Book Festival,  featuring Roddy Doyle on his novel Love, Christine Dwyer Hickey on her Dublin One City One Book Tatty and Kevin Barry on his collection of short stories That Old Country Music. This event has been pre-recorded at MoLI and will be broadcast online from 7pm on RTÉ Culture or listen on RTÉ Radio 1.

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Review:  "The Keeper-To Have and To Hold" at the Model Sligo

Review: "The Keeper-To Have and To Hold" at the Model Sligo

Brian Leyden reviews the group exhibition "The Keeper-To Have and To Hold" at the Model Sligo

Full details:   http://themodel.ie/

Yurodny in session

Yurodny in session

Nick Roth, leader of Yurodny, a musical ensemble with a contemporary take on traditional/world music; they will perform at the Mother Tongues Festival in Galway and Dublin over the coming month

Further details:   https://mothertonguesfestival.com   /   Official website:   http://yurodny.com/yur/index.asp

"BND", a new spoken-word magazine to the Irish market

"BND", a new spoken-word magazine to the Irish market

Melissa Ridge, creative director and co-founder of "BND", a new spoken-word magazine to the Irish market

Official website:   https://boundlessandbare.com/bnd/

"Dub Daze", a film by Shane J Collins

"Dub Daze", a film by Shane J Collins

Shane J Collins, whose debut feature film "Dub Daze" screens at the Dublin International Film Festival

Further details:   www.diff.ie

Music Played on the Show

Seventeen (Irish Radio Edit)

Seventeen (Irish Radio Edit)

Sharon Van Etten

4:01

Miserable Hora/Sunday Freylekhs

Miserable Hora/Sunday Freylekhs

Yurodny

6:10

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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