Arena Monday 23 November 2020

On Tuesday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Kate Brennan Harding on where to begin with the music of Roisin Murphy, John Self reviews George Saunder's new book 'A swim in the pond in the rain’ And famed 1950s Irish actress Genevieve Lyons, a new theatre archive from NUIG’s Barry Houlihan.

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Joel Harkin

Joel Harkin

Joel Harkin's debut album called 'Never Happy' came out in May this year and is available from bandcamp. Hailing from Donegal, Joel was recently shortlisted for the Northern Irish Music Prize.

Corcadorca

Corcadorca

Corcadorca has hosted Show, an annual showcase of theatre works in progress since 2013.This year it goes online, working closely with six artists on their ideas for live off site work suitable for the current conditions. Seán Rocks chats to playwright Clare Monnelly and Pat Kiernan Artistic Director of Corcadorca Theatre

Arena's Literary celebration

Arena's Literary celebration

This week Arena celebrates literary magazine the Dublin Review 80th edition, we will be announcing the winners live from the An Post Book Awards and on Friday evening Dublin Book Festival and Arena will broadcast a pre recorded show from MOLI the Museum of Literature Ireland as part of the Dublin Book Festival.

Jean Hanff Korelitz & Paul Muldoon

Jean Hanff Korelitz & Paul Muldoon

'The Undoing', a six-part series currently being broadcast on Sky Atlantic, is adapted from Jean Hanff Korelitz's novel 'You Should Have Known', which revolves around a woman whose perfect husband is suspected of murder. Jean and her husband, the poet Paul Muldoon, join Sean Rocks to discuss. Paul Muldoon's Frolic and Detour is published by Faber.

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Vada  (Radio Edit)

Vada (Radio Edit)

Joel Harkin

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