21 David Attenborough's cameraman, Bridget Riley exhibition, Forward Poetry winner2019-10-21 19:02:00
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22 Scooby Doo at 50, Poetry in endangered languages, Composer Judith Weir2019-10-18 19:17:00
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23 Gavin Hood, Moving to Mars, Salvator Mundi, Winsome Pinnock & Amit Sharma2019-10-17 19:03:00
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24 Víkingur Ólafsson, social housing on screen, Hannah Khalil2019-10-16 18:54:00
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25 Aisling Bea, Booker Prize Double, Zawe Ashton2019-10-15 18:56:00
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26 Margaret Atwood book group, LA artist Mark Bradford, Peanut Butter Falcon review2019-10-14 18:55:00
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27 Sienna Miller, Elif Shafak, Giri/Haji2019-10-11 18:59:00
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28 When Mary Beard met Margaret Atwood2019-10-11 13:37:00
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29 Nobel Prizes in Literature, Goldie's Drum'n'Bass picks, artist Es Devlin2019-10-10 18:52:00
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30 Salman Rushdie, playwright Katori Hall, computer games tax avoidance2019-10-09 19:15:00
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31 Extinction Rebellion, Staging Shakespeare, Timothee Chalamet in The King, Dancer/choreographer Dada Masilo2019-10-08 18:55:00
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32 The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Economics of Publishing, Ravel's Bolero2019-10-07 19:07:00
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33 Booker Book Group with Chigozie Obioma, RuPaul's Drag Race UK, Kurt Weill's The Silver Lake2019-10-04 18:55:00
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34 Debbie Harry, the Portraits of Gauguin, the best political podcasts2019-10-03 18:52:00
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35 Rupert Goold on his film Judy, Kara Walker reviewed, Booker Book Group with Bernardine Evaristo2019-10-02 18:53:00
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36 The BBC National Short Story Award ceremony2019-10-01 19:07:00
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37 Helen Mirren, Joker, Rona Munro2019-09-30 18:58:00
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38 Poetry and performance from Hull's Contains Strong Language festival2019-09-30 16:14:00
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39 Derek Paravicini, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Booker Book Group with Lucy Ellmann2019-09-26 19:00:00
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Derek Paravicini, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Booker Book Group with Lucy Ellmann

Front Row begins a series of unique book groups with each of the authors shortlisted for the Booker Prize 2019. Today novelist Lucy Ellmann, whose epic 1000 page novel Ducks, Newburyport is told in a stream of consciousness. Ellmann is joined by a group of Front Row listeners who get to quiz her on her book. Waldemar Januszczak discusses the work of painter Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, whose oil portraits depicting black figures are on show at the Corvi-Mora gallery in London and who will be the subject of a major retrospective at Tate Britain next year. Derek Paravicini, a blind autistic savant pianist with an extraordinary ability to play by ear and improvise, performs for us ahead of his concert at the Tetbury Music Festival in Gloucestershire. We also hear from his teacher Adam Ockelford. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Timothy Prosser…read more

40 Brittany Howard, Boarding schools in fiction, Ed Thomas2019-09-25 18:59:00
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