Luke Clancy meets Jota Castro and Christian Viveros-Fauné, the latest curators brought in to run Contemporary Dublin, the capital’s long promised mega art show.
Monday, February 28, 2011
Sunday, February 27, 2011
Thursday, February 24, 2011
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Luke Clancy talks to biographer, Sarah Bakewell about the publication of Montaigne’s Essays, and about the French writer’s final moments. (Final part of three)
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Second part of Culture File’s interview with historian, Sarah Bakewell, about her biography of the man she see as ‘the first blogger’, 16th century French writer, Michel de Montaigne.
Monday, February 21, 2011
Luke Clancy talks to historian, Sarah Bakewell about her biography of How to Live: A Life of Montaigne in one Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer. (First part of the three part interview)
Sunday, February 20, 2011
Culture File hears about Cornelius Cardew’s Scratch Orchestra, which has inspired a film from artist, Luke Fowler.
Thursday, February 17, 2011
Luke Clancy talks to design historian, Lisa Godson, about the 20th century Irish architects forced to do their most pioneering work in Africa.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Luke Clancy meets Andrew McGibbon, author of I Was Douglas Adams’ Flatmate, a book about entourages and the stars that hung out with them.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Sunday, February 13, 2011
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Luke Clancy talks about the therapeutic value of satire with the team behind the satire, Brian Cowen and the Seven Deadly Sinners.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Luke Clancy talks to Pat McGarvey of Southern Tenant Folk Union about The New Farming Scene, his band’s (deep breath) alt bluegrass post-Apocalyptic scifi concept album.
Monday, February 7, 2011
Thursday, February 3, 2011
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Culture File visits the Ice Music Festival held on the first full moon of each year in the mountain town of Geilo in Norway.