461 You Were Never Really Here, Colin Currie, Charlotte Salomon2018-03-05 20:06:00
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462 Jess Thom on Beckett's Not I, Disbelieved women in fiction, Deep Throat Choir2018-03-02 20:10:00
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463 Civilisations, Wendy Cope, Contemporary Chinese Art2018-03-01 19:55:00
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Civilisations, Wendy Cope, Contemporary Chinese Art

Half a century after Kenneth Clark's ground-breaking television series on the history of art, Civilisation, the BBC has returned to the same subject - a history of visual culture - but pluralised the name and the number of presenters in the new series. Former television critic of the Financial Times Chris Dunkley and writer and classicist Natalie Haynes review. Wendy Cope is one of the country's best-known and best-loved poets, thanks partly to the fact that her poems are easy to understand and often funny. But they're much more than that: the former poet laureate Andrew Motion said of her that "there is a skip in her step, but these are perfectly serious poems". Her latest collection is Anecdotal Evidence and it reflects on marriage, place, contentment and loss. The works of twenty-three female contemporary artists working in China today are the focus of NOW, a new series of exhibitions across the UK. Curator Tiffany Leung and British-based artist Aowen Jin consider the status of Chinese female artists inside and outside China and to what extent they feel they have artistic freedom in the current political climate . Presenter : Kirsty Lang Producer: Harry Parker.…read more

464 Sharon Horgan, Maya Youssef, Samantha Harvey2018-02-28 19:55:00
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465 A Fantastic Woman, playing drunk, Lewis Gilbert and paintings under paintings2018-02-27 20:05:00
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466 The Assassination of Gianni Versace, All Too Human exhibition, Debut novelist Mick Kitson2018-02-26 20:05:00
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467 Red Sparrow, Adapting novels for the stage, Neanderthal art2018-02-23 20:13:00
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468 Tracey Thorn, Rival Biographers, Image Licensing, Stormzy2018-02-22 20:05:00
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469 Carey Mulligan, Spoiler Alert!, Mosaic and the Death of the Lead Guitar2018-02-21 20:01:00
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470 I, Tonya; Robin Cousins on the art of ice skating; Jess Kidd2018-02-20 20:07:00
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471 Suffrage art and a celebration of female artists2018-02-19 20:07:00
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472 Art in response to trauma: Louise Allen and Maude Julien2018-02-16 19:47:00
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473 Ruth Wilson on Dark River, Cal McCrystal on ENO's Iolanthe, Creative Scotland funding decisions2018-02-15 19:55:00
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474 Greta Gerwig, Opportunities for disabled actors, National Short Story Award2018-02-14 20:00:00
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475 The Shape of Water, Terracotta Warriors, Samira Ahmed, RuPaul's Drag Race2018-02-13 20:18:00
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476 Bob Geldof on WB Yeats, The Fifty Shades phenomenon, Julian Rowlands & the Santiago Quartet2018-02-12 20:35:00
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477 Chadwick Boseman, The Black Panther, Shakespeare for Children, Welsh Music - In Welsh2018-02-09 20:06:00
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478 David Hare on Collateral, Carmen, John Burningham and Helen Oxenbury2018-02-08 20:34:00
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479 Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz, Irish Women Writers, Vaseem Khan2018-02-07 20:04:00
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480 Mica Paris, Ethics of Arts Funding, Jim Crace2018-02-06 20:08:00
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