761 Composer Nico Muhly, Greek drama, Four Corners2015-06-05 18:54:00
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762 Malorie Blackman, Stonemouth, Louise Welsh, Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat2015-06-04 18:56:00
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03/06/2015

The winner of the 2015 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction joins Samira live from the awards ceremony. In Liverpool The Cunard Building becomes a liner itself in a new play based on a recently discovered short story by George Garrett. He was a working class writer - he guided George Orwell around Liverpool when he was researching 'The Road to Wigan Pier' - who was almost forgotten but whose reputation is growing again. 'The Maurie' is set in the opulence of the Mauretania, and the somewhat less luxurious conditions below decks, where Garrett slaved as a stoker. Joe Riley reviews 'The Maurie'. Dark comedy 'Listen Up Philip' stars Jason Schwartzman as a narcissistic young writer who flies into furious rages against his girlfriend, friends and publishers as he struggles to write his next book. He is offered a country retreat by his literary hero Ike Zimmerman, played by Jonathan Pryce, but it's not the restful stay that Philp hopes for. Catherine Bray reviews. Samira also meets the author Jonathan Ames, best known for his revealing and deeply personal essays, has written a novel based on Jeeves and Wooster. Fusing Wodehouse's set up with Woody Allen's New York humour, Wake Up, Sir! follows the trials of young writer Alan Blair, who turns to his manservant Jeeves when he meets with disasters.…read more

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765 Rembrandt, Bob Geldof, Here Lies Love2014-10-14
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766 The Great Fire; Rachel Joyce; Richard Tuttle Review; Ayub Khan Din2014-10-13
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767 Iggy Pop; The Lion King; Marcel Duchamp2014-10-10
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768 Sheila Hancock, Gerhard Richter, '71, Nobel Prize Winner, Tony Allen2014-10-09
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769 Phyllida Lloyd, The Sensory War, Robert Wilson, Super Thursday2014-10-08
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770 John Cleese, Ed Sheeran, Tracey Emin2014-10-07
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771 Clive James, Effie Gray, Selfie, Niven Govinden2014-10-06
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772 Genesis interview; Speed-the-Plow review; Fun Palaces; Victoria Hislop2014-10-03
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773 Rosamund Pike, The Girl of the Golden West, Young Poet Laureate Aisling Fahey, Grantchester2014-10-02
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774 Stephen Fry, Tony Benn documentary, Kei Miller, Gothic exhibition2014-10-01
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775 BBC National Short Story Award 20142014-09-30
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776 Kristin Scott Thomas; Mackenzie Crook; Turner Prize shortlist; Dannie Abse tribute2014-09-29
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777 Ai Weiwei at Blenheim Palace, Eimear McBride, Roy Williams, New Prince Albums2014-09-26
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778 What We Did on Our Holiday reviewed; Bernard Sumner; Lionel Shriver; Activism on Stage2014-09-25
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779 Zadie Smith, Ryan Adams, Exhibit B, The Art of the Brick2014-09-24
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780 Ricky Tomlinson; The Driver; Francesca Rhydderch; Anselm Kiefer2014-09-23
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