541 Caitlin Moran, Beyonce and Jay-Z's new album, National Youth Folk Ensemble, Frank Styles2018-06-19 18:56:00
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542 Snatches, Carnegie Prize Winner, Best New Video Games, Glasgow School of Art fire2018-06-18 19:11:00
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543 Frida Kahlo, Fly by Night, Queer Eye, Cats in literature2018-06-15 18:59:00
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544 Ocean's 8, Football kit design, Tacita Dean on drawing, Classical pianist Alexis Ffrench on hip-hop2018-06-14 19:41:00
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545 Eddie Izzard, Wilko Johnson and novelist Benjamin Markovits2018-06-13 19:22:00
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546 Rosemary's Baby at 50, scary movies, James Joyce's daughter Lucia2018-06-12 19:15:00
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547 Timothy Spall, Tracy Chapman's Fast Car turns 30, Novelist Lissa Evans2018-06-11 19:01:00
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548 Pieter-Dirk Uys, Joan Bakewell and Christopher Frayling on older audiences, Gaël Faye2018-06-08 19:08:00
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549 Rupert Everett, Abir Mukherjee, Sex and the City 20 years on2018-06-07 18:56:00
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550 Women's Prize for Fiction winner, Jurassic World, Sunderland musician Nadine Shah, The Future Library2018-06-06 19:15:00
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551 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Shebeen in Nottingham, Will Sharpe, Vampyr video game2018-06-05 19:10:00
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552 David Edgar, Women's non-fiction writing, Art in the aftermath of World War One2018-06-04 19:13:00
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553 Orlando Bloom, Grief as muse, Antony Gormley, Novello Award-winning rapper Dave.2018-06-01 19:10:00
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Orlando Bloom, Grief as muse, Antony Gormley, Novello Award-winning rapper Dave.

Orlando Bloom swaps Middle-earth and the high seas for a Texas trailer park in his first West End production in over a decade, Killer Joe. He talks about playing Joe Cooper, a policeman turned assassin, employed by a family at their wits end to kill their mother for a cut of her life insurance money. Is death, the 'last taboo', finally being broken down by the arts? We consider the recent glut of writing and performance about grief with Cariad Lloyd, whose podcast Griefcast, in which she talks to fellow comedians about losing someone, swept the board at the recent British Podcast Awards. Stig is also joined by writer Kim Sherwood whose debut novel Testament is about family secrets and mourning the death of a grandfather. It has been a winning week for rap as Kenrick Lamar, Stormzy and Dave are all awarded prestigious song-writing prizes. We ask whether it's about the music, or the message, the poetry or the politics? In Antony Gormley's new exhibition, Subject, at the recently redesigned Kettle's Yard in Cambridge, the artist continues his investigations into the relationships between the human body and space. Critic Richard Cork gives his response to the works, some of which are new, and others not previously exhibited in the UK. Presenter: Stig Abell Producer: Julian May.…read more

554 Westminster Abbey, The culture of the countryside, Gillian Allnutt2018-05-31 19:17:00
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555 Angélique Kidjo, Book Club reviewed, Roseanne controversy, novelist Anuradha Roy2018-05-30 19:13:00
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556 François Ozon's L'Amant Double, Patrick Heron, Rachel Kushner2018-05-29 19:20:00
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557 Dame Cleo Laine2018-05-28 18:15:00
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558 Akram Khan, Egon Schiele and Francesca Woodman exhibition, soldier-turned-novelist Kevin Powers2018-05-25 18:57:00
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559 Orla Kiely, British Asian theatre, Belinda Bauer2018-05-24 19:08:00
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560 Novelist Philip Roth remembered2018-05-23 19:13:00
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