521 Oscar Nominations 20182018-01-23 20:07:00
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522 Downsizing, filming sex scenes and a satire on ceramics2018-01-22 20:12:00
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523 Last Flag Flying director, literary fiction in decline, poet Danez Smith2018-01-19 20:12:00
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524 Bridget Riley, Nick Park, David Lodge, Bayeux Tapestry2018-01-18 20:07:00
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525 Carleen Anderson, Elif Shafak, the commuter in film2018-01-17 19:58:00
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526 Will & Grace revived, Disney and Pixar's evolution, the London Sinfonietta at 502018-01-16 20:22:00
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527 Liam Neeson, Gorillaz artist Jamie Hewlett, TS Eliot Poetry Prize winner, fake Modiglianis2018-01-15 20:07:00
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528 Tom Hanks, Sir Simon Rattle, French heritage funding2018-01-12 19:59:00
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529 Rita, Sue and Bob Too controversy, Philanthropist Jonathan Ruffer, Poet Sasha Dugdale2018-01-11 20:07:00
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530 Melvyn Bragg, TV arts programmes, '(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay' by Otis Redding, the Fire and Fury2018-01-10 19:53:00
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Melvyn Bragg, TV arts programmes, '(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay' by Otis Redding, the Fire and Fury

As The Southbank Show marks its 40th anniversary we discuss the legacy of this historic arts programme with host Melvyn Bragg. As ITV makes a return to arts programing with Great Art, and the BBC prepares to revive its landmark series Civilisations, we discuss the state of arts on TV today. With Phil Grabsky, the award-winning executive producer of Great Art and the founder of Seventh Art Production, and the TV writer Julia Raeside. 50 years ago this week saw the release the song Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay, performed and co-written by Otis Redding, considered to be one of the greatest singers in the history of American popular music. The song, which was recorded just days before Redding died in a plane crash at the age of 26, became one of his best-known and loved. Music journalist Kevin le Gendre considers why. As Michael Wolff's expose of the US president's administration sells out, we ask if you can ever predict what will be publishing hit or a miss. Cathy Rentzenbrink, author and former contributing editor of The Bookseller and bookseller joins Front Row. Presenter: Stig Abell Producer: Rebecca Armstrong.…read more

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532 Costa Book Awards Special: Jon McGregor, Katherine Rundell, Rebecca Stott, Helen Dunmore and Gail Honeyman2018-01-09 15:57:00
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533 Kiri, Golden Globes, Gail Honeyman, Contemporary portraiture2018-01-08 20:06:00
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534 Christopher Plummer, Saudi Arts, Helen Dunmore2018-01-05 20:20:00
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535 Michelle Terry, Jez Butterworth, Rebecca Stott, Hostiles2018-01-04 20:08:00
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536 Neil Cross, Katherine Rundell, Book prize judging2018-01-03 20:11:00
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537 Costa Book Awards winners, Elizabeth Friedlander, musical interpolation2018-01-02 19:59:00
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538 Making Culture At Home2018-01-01 20:00:00
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539 Kay Mellor, Frankenstein, Swimming with Men2017-12-29 20:11:00
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540 Vic and Bob, Angela Gheorghiu, Theatre ghost stories2017-12-28 20:08:00
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