Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany Sunday 6 September 2020

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

The Leaving Results by Norma McMaster
Let Freedom Ring by Roslyn Dee
Stephen by John MacKenna
Flown the Coop, a poem by Kevin Mc Dermott 
Cumberland Academy, Literary Greatness, and Pearse's Murder Machine, by Frank Kavanagh
And
Receiving Exam Results, a poem by James Harpur

Music:

The Glory Reel and the Heathery Church, by Altan
Dance of Maria, by Elias Rahbani
You've Got A Friend, by James Taylor
All Our Troubles Have Flown Away, by Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer 
And
Farewell to Nelson, by the Dubliners

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 6th September 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 6th September 2020

On this programme: exam result anxiety. a delightful friendship forged in Belfield. re-reading Brian Keenan's memoir of captivity in Beirut, and more, with Norma MacMaster, Roslyn Dee, John MacKenna, Kevin McDermott, Frank Kavanagh, and James Harpur.

The Leaving Results, by Norma MacMaster

The Leaving Results, by Norma MacMaster

Leaving Certificate anxiety in a phone box

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Let Freedom Ring, by Roslyn Dee

Let Freedom Ring, by Roslyn Dee

Re-reading Brian Keenan's memoir of captivity in Beirut

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Stephen, by John MacKenna

Stephen, by John MacKenna

A delightful friendship forged in Belfield

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Flown the Coop, a poem by Kevin Mc Dermott

Flown the Coop, a poem by Kevin Mc Dermott

The key to survival in these turbulent times....... is to no longer long for faraway places......

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Cumberland Academy, Literary Greatness, and Pearse's Murder Machine

Cumberland Academy, Literary Greatness, and Pearse's Murder Machine

Going to school in Westland Row meant being surrounded by reminders of many of our notable heroes

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Receiving Exam Results, a poem by James Harpur

Receiving Exam Results, a poem by James Harpur

My mother's left the letter on the windowsill of the hall ...........

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About The Show

New writing for radio, accompanied by complementary music, broadcast every Sunday morning since 1968.

Music Played on the Show

Glory Reel/The Heathery Church

Glory Reel/The Heathery Church

Altan

2:51

Dance Of Maria

Dance Of Maria

Elias Rahbani

2:44

You've Got A Friend

You've Got A Friend

James Taylor

4:27

All Our Troubles Have Flown Away

All Our Troubles Have Flown Away

Friday/Seezer

1:52

Nelson's Farewell

Nelson's Farewell

The Dubliners

4:06

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