481 The art of physical comedy, Damien Hirst, Andre Aciman, The impact of the arts on mental health2018-10-03 19:11:00
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482 BBC National Short Story Award Winner2018-10-02 19:10:00
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BBC National Short Story Award Winner

We announce the winner of the 2018 BBC National Short Story Award and the Young Writers' Award live from West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge and celebrate the power and possibilities of the short story. Judges Sarah Howe and Stig Abell discuss the merits of the entries from the shortlisted authors. In contention for the £15,000 prize are Kerry Andrew, Sarah Hall, Kiare Ladner, Ingrid Persaud and Nell Stevens. Radio 1 presenter Katie Thistleton will also announce the winner of the BBC Young Writers' Award and consider the strengths and emerging themes of the stories with fellow judge Sarah Crossan, the Irish Children's Laureate / Laureate na nÓg. The Student Critics Award is a new scheme mentoring school students in their critical reading, helping this generation to be literary critics in a digital world where everyone can be a reviewer. Poet Dean Atta has been workshopping in a school and describes his work with the young people he met. The BBC National Short Story Award is presented in conjunction with Cambridge University and First Story. Presenter : John Wilson Producer : Dymphna Flynn.…read more

483 Sarah Perry, The Cry, Cultural First Aid2018-10-01 19:06:00
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484 Contains Strong Language festival, Sean Scully, A Northern Soul2018-09-28 20:16:00
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485 Lord of the Flies, Silence in art, Javier Marias2018-09-27 19:16:00
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486 The Goodies, Holst's The Planets at 100, Debris Stevenson2018-09-26 19:01:00
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487 Oceania exhibition, Suede, How the police help crime writers2018-09-26 09:54:00
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488 Glenn Close in The Wife, Little Women in 20182018-09-24 19:12:00
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489 Cary Fukanaga, Royal Opera House CEO, Nureyev Documentary2018-09-21 19:01:00
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490 MIA, Man Booker Shortlist, Short Story Award nominee Nell Stevens, Playwright Stephen Jeffreys remembered.2018-09-20 19:09:00
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491 Eileen Atkins, the financial crash and the arts, Denis Norden remembered, Ingrid Persaud2018-09-19 19:07:00
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492 The Little Stranger, creating art in the dark, and Kiare Ladner, BBC NSSA nominee2018-09-18 19:02:00
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493 Christine and the Queens, Sarah Hall, Tartuffe set in a Birmingham Muslim community2018-09-17 19:10:00
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494 Killing Eve, BBC National Short Story Award Shortlist, Ghetts2018-09-14 19:03:00
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495 Crazy Rich Asians, Touching the Void, Novels about the super rich, Leeds Piano Competition2018-09-13 19:13:00
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496 Michael Caine, Wagner's music in Israel, V&A Dundee2018-09-12 19:01:00
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497 Sally Rooney, Trust, Catwalk music, Serena Williams cartoon2018-09-11 19:16:00
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498 Nick Payne on Wanderlust, YolanDa Brown, Battersea Arts Centre after the fire2018-09-10 19:01:00
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499 Inspire Artist Commissions: Alison Brackenbury, Vaseem Khan, Testament2018-09-07 20:11:00
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500 Alison Brackenbury, Vaseem Khan and Testament reveal their finished artworks for the Inspire season2018-09-07 19:10:00
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