781 Matthew McConaughey, Lizzie Nunnery, Charles Dance on John Hurt, Collecting Europe2017-01-31 15:44:00
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782 David Hare, John Akomfrah, Liverpool Everyman Rep2017-01-27 19:51:00
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783 Evelyn Glennie, Christine, Mary Tyler Moore, Turner Contemporary, Garth Jennings2017-01-26 20:02:00
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784 Hacksaw Ridge, film; Jamie, new musical; author Vic James; the allure of Napoleon; some Robert Burns2017-01-25 20:15:00
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785 Oscar nominations 2017 - La La Land leads the way2017-01-24 20:06:00
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786 T2 Trainspotting, Bruntwood Prize, Agnes Ravatn2017-01-23 20:07:00
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787 Siobhan Davies, Peter Bazalgette, Lost in London, Royal Albert Hall ticket resales2017-01-20 20:15:00
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788 Urban myths, Author Michael Chabon, The Snow Maiden opera, Presidents on film2017-01-20 19:29:00
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789 Apple Tree Yard, Mark-Anthony Turnage, Elisabeth Frink2017-01-18 20:01:00
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790 Conductor Simon Rattle, artist Lubaina Himid and playwright Roland Schimmelpfennig2017-01-17 19:56:00
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791 Jackie, The Transports, TS Eliot Prize, 'Yellowface' row2017-01-16 19:54:00
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792 Ben Affleck, Untitled in Nottingham, V&A news, Lord Snowdon remembered2017-01-13 19:57:00
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793 Natalie Clein, Lemony Snicket, The OA, Velázquez2017-01-12 19:53:00
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794 Dev Patel, Tina and Bobby, Harvey and the Wallbangers2017-01-11 20:02:00
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795 Common Sense on TV, Bafta nominations, Mozart at 11, Is there a Northern Aesthetic?2017-01-10 20:29:00
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796 Hull Blade, Manchester By the Sea, John Lockwood Kipling, Francis Spufford2017-01-09 20:08:00
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797 Film-maker Alex Gibney, soul singer Ray BLK, author Brian Conaghan and Ben Wardle on yet more TV talent shows2017-01-06 19:54:00
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798 Steven Knight - writer of Taboo, CGI resurrections, the Bard's medical knowledge, Alice Oswald2017-01-05 19:53:00
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799 Damien Chazelle on La La Land; Bright Lights; David Bowie: The Last Five Years; Keggie Carew2017-01-04 19:52:00
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800 John Berger, Costa Book Awards winners, Sebastian Barry, Unforgotten2017-01-03 20:10:00
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John Berger, Costa Book Awards winners, Sebastian Barry, Unforgotten

The art critic and writer John Berger has died. He changed our perception of art with his 1972 BBC TV series and book Ways of Seeing. An accomplished poet and playwright, he also wrote several novels including the Booker Prize-winning G which tells the story of a Casanova-like figure who gradually comes to political consciousness. Writer Lisa Appignanesi assesses his work. What were "the most enjoyable" books published in 2016? Chair of Judges, historian Kate Williams reveals that the Costa Book Awards category winners are: Francis Spufford for the First Novel Award; Keggie Carew who wins the Costa Biography Award; Alice Oswald who wins the Poetry Award; Brian Conaghan for the Children's Book Award; Sebastian Barry who wins the Costa Novel Award. He tells us about writing Days Without End. Chris Lang, the creator of the ITV hit drama Unforgotten, began his career in the mid-1980s as part of a comedy trio, The Jockeys of Norfolk, alongside Hugh Grant. As the new series of Unforgotten begins, Chris discusses the screenwriter's art of wrong-footing the audience. Presented by Samira Ahmed. Produced by Angie Nehring.…read more