Arena Friday 8 November 2019

On Friday's Arena with Kay Sheehy, new album reviews with Nadine O'Regan & Simon Maher, poet Michael Longley & also acclaimed portrait artist Blaise Smith at Kilkenny Arts Fesival. 

Bernadine Evaristo Booker Prize Win

Bernadine Evaristo Booker Prize Win

Bernadine Evaristo is on the phone to discuss her history making, yet controversial, win of the Booker Prize for her novel 'Girl, Woman, Other'.

Album reviews

Album reviews

Alan Corr and Roisin Dwyer are reviewing two Irish album debuts. Sorcha Richardson's, "First Prize Bravery" and Mango X Mathman's, "Casual Work". Also, FKA Twigs, "Magdalene".

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