Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 29 October 2017

SUNDAY MISCELLANY GOES TO LIMERICK

Presented by RTÉ Radio One, Irish World Academy and Creative Writing at the University of Limerick, our next live recording is at 12.00 p.m. on Sunday 6th May.

This performance will feature writers including Joseph O’Connor, Donal Ryan, Martin Dyar, Sarah Moore Fitgerald and Mary O’Malley, and musicians Boris Hunka, Diane Daly, Seamus Fogarty and more.

Tickets priced at €15 are available from http://www.uch.ie/event/rte-ones-sunday-miscellany/

Sunday Miscellany

The programme's new radio essays and occasional poems, interspersed with complementary music, capture our times, passions and curiosities.  The content is selected mostly from open submission, with some commissions. Submissions are welcome from new and established writers alike.

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 many thousands across Ireland and more around the world.

Sunday Miscellany 29 October 2017

New writing:


Ghost Stories, by Dympna Murray Fennell;

Thank You Fats, by Brendan Graham, from the Sunday Miscellany archive, to mark the death of Fats Domino;

Trick or Treat, by AM Cousins;

The Hellfire Club, William Wordsworth, and the Wrong Sort of Tourist, by Kevin McDermott;

A Glimpse of Nosferatu, by Judith Mok, 

Philosopher, a poem by Vincent Woods.

Music:

Ghost Variation number 4 in E Flat Major for piano by Robert Schumann, played by Andreas Staier;   

Walking to New Orleans, by Fats Domino;

 Werewolves of London, by Warren Zevon; 

The Devil Sat Down And Cried, by Helen Forrest and the Harry James Orchestra
 
Stamping Dance from Six Romanian Dances by Bela Bartok, played on piano by Helene Grimaud. 

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 29 October 2017

Ghost Stories, by Dympna Murray Fennell; Thank You Fats, by Brendan Graham, from the archives, to mark the death of Fats Domino; Trick or Treat, by AM Cousins; The Hellfire Club, William Wordsworth, and the Wrong Sort of Tourist, by Kevin McDermott; A Glimpse of Nosferatu, by Judith Mok; Philosopher, a poem by Vincent Woods.

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