Eithne Shortall is chief arts writer with the Sunday Times Ireland. She interviews prominent figures across film, theatre, music and literature for the newspaper's Culture magazine, and has a fortnightly column entitled Culture Vulture. She also reviews plays and books. Eithne is presenter of the latest season of TG4's music programme Ceol ar an Imeall, and a regular contributor to RTE and BBC. She frequently conducts public interviews, contributes to panel discussions and has hosted cultural events.