Sunday Miscellany 23 October 2016
Its new radio essays and occasional poetry followed by complementary music capture our times, passions and curiosities. The contributor led content is selected from open submission and commissioned writing presented by new voices and established names.
Reportage, appreciations, memory pieces, poetry, travel writing and personal accounts of events and happenings are the stuff of Sunday Miscellany. The programme is part of Sunday mornings since 1968. It is essential listening to thousands across Ireland and the world.
Sunday Miscellany 23 October, 2016
This morning's Sunday Miscellany was recorded as part of the 2016 Red Line Book Festival in Tallaght, County Dublin.
On this morning’s Sunday Miscellany, we heard
On the 7 am Luas to Tallaght by Dermot Bolger
The Tailor of Kabul by Eileen Casey
My Life of Crime by Michael O'Loughlin
The Gifford Sisters by Marita Conlon-McKenna
Hallowe'en by Declan Hughes
Eleventeen composed and performed by Francesco Turrisi
The Whistling Gypsy Rover composed by Leo Maguire and performed by Donal Clancy
Delicious Moments composed and performed by Francesco Turrisi
Down by the Glenside composed by Peadar Kearney, performed by Maighread and Triona Ni Dhomhnaill
Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 23 October, 2016
New short essays: On the 7 am Luas to Tallaght by Dermot Bolger, The Tailor of Kabul by Eileen Casey, My Life of Crime by Michael O'Loughlin, The Gifford Sisters by Marita Conlon-McKenna , Hallowe'en by Declan Hughes.