Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    Sunday mornings mean Sunday Miscellany

    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.

    Details of next Live event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live will take place in the Peacock Theatre on Easter Monday, April 6th at 1pm as part of The RTÉ Road to the Rising' event which is happening in O'Connell Street and surrounding areas that day.  Tickets are free but booking is recommended and you can book in advance through the Abbey Theatre or through rte.ie/1916

     

    Sunday Miscellany1 September 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 1 September 2013

    New short essays:

    Martin Luther King’s ‘I Had a Dream’ Speech by Bernadette Lowry

    Lilies of The Field by Sean Moffatt

    And from the programme’s archive marking the death of Seamus Heaney:

    A Present Voice: Seamus Heaney in Kilkenny by Cathy Power

    Sonata on a Stove Lid by John F Deane

    Marked Present by Seamus Heaney – recorded at Sunday Miscellany Live at Listowel Writers Week 2008

    Music:

    Blowin in the Wind by Bob Dylan

    A Question about Angels by Philip Hammond performed by Clíona Doris

    When I Was Single sung by David Hammond

    Herr Roloff’s Farewell from Fidil

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    Podcast - Sunday Miscellany 1 September 2013

    Martin Luther King's 'I Had a Dream' Speech by Bernadette Lowry; Lilies of The Field by Sean Moffatt; From the archives marking the death of Seamus Heaney: A Present Voice: Seamus Heaney in Kilkenny by Cathy Power; Sonata on a Stove Lid by John F Deane Marked Present by Seamus Heaney - recorded Live at Listowel Writers Week 2008

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