Arena Monday 10 August 2020

On Monday's Arena with Seán Rocks, an Arena special on the RTÉ Short Story Competition announcing the 2020 winner. Seán's guests are judges, Vincent Woods, Madeline Keane, Danielle McLoughlin along with writers Nuala O'Connor and Thomas Morris, 

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Bryan Washington

Bryan Washington

Lot is the debut short story collection from American author Bryan Washington. The collection dives into the margins of a neighbourhood in Houston and is threaded together by the voice of a recurrent young narrator, Nicolás. The son of a black mother and Latino father, he is working at his parent's restaurant, all while exploring his sexuality.

Waterford Walls Festival

Waterford Walls Festival

Waterford Walls Street Art festival has transformed once run-down areas of the city while attracting big names from the world of street art. Artist Vanessa Power and festival organiser Edel Tobin talk to Kay Sheehy.

Berlin May 1945

Berlin May 1945

A new book entitled Berlin May 1945: Valery Faminsky emerges from photography that remained hidden for decades after the war until recently. Professor of History, Richard Aldous talks to Kay Sheehy.

Music Played on the Show

Cold Blue Light

Cold Blue Light

Kynsy

4:32

Mountains

Mountains

Biffy Clyro

3:18

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