861 Louis Theroux, National Poetry Day, Merch yr Eog2016-10-06 19:19:00
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862 Picasso Portraits, Phyllida Lloyd, Virtual reality in film, PUSH community opera2016-10-05 19:07:00
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863 The announcement of the winner of the BBC National Short Story Award2016-10-04 19:20:00
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864 Tom Stoppard, The Girl on the Train, Suzanne Lacy, Feminist art, Neville Marriner remembered2016-10-03 18:57:00
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865 Deepwater Horizon, Crisis in Six Scenes, Melvyn Tan, Maria Semple2016-09-29 19:21:00
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866 The composer Steve Reich talks to John Wilson2016-09-28 17:41:00
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867 Gillian Anderson, Pinocchio, Villette2016-09-27 18:59:00
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868 Dominic Cooper and Terry Johnson, Turner Prize shortlist, Completing other authors' books2016-09-26 18:55:00
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869 Tamara Rojo, Akram Khan, Grace Coddington2016-09-23 19:08:00
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870 Hull City of Culture 2017, Emma Donoghue, Ira Sachs, a poem for autumn, K J Orr2016-09-22 18:51:00
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871 The Magnificent Seven, Suzan-Lori Parks, Paul Muldoon, BBC National Short Story Award2016-09-21 18:59:00
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The Magnificent Seven, Suzan-Lori Parks, Paul Muldoon, BBC National Short Story Award

The first African-American woman playwright to win the Pulitzer Prize, Suzan-Lori Parks, discusses Father Comes Home From The Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3). The play tells the story of Hero, a slave who is promised his freedom in exchange for joining the confederate army during the American Civil War. As a remake of the 1960 Western The Magnificent Seven hits cinemas, film critic Catherine Bray discusses how its basic plot - a ragtag group of heroes coming together to fight evil - has been reimagined again and again in movie history, from the film which started it all, Akira Kurosawa's The Seven Samurai to The Avengers via A Bug's Life. Today's shortlisted author for the BBC National Short Story Award is the poet and novelist Lavinia Greenlaw. She discusses her entry entitled The Darkest Place in England, and reveals why it took her six years to complete. With the publication of his latest selection of poems, the celebrated Northern Ireland born poet Paul Muldoon discusses being influenced by The Troubles, and why being a poet may be subject to the law of diminishing returns. Presenter Samira Ahmed Producer Marilyn Rust.…read more

872 Daniel Radcliffe; William Kentridge; BBC National Short Story Award; and turning sex into prose2016-09-20 19:02:00
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873 Emeli Sande, BBC National Short Story Award, Abstract Expressionism2016-09-19 18:57:00
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874 Led Zeppelin, BBC National Short Story Award, Martin Roth2016-09-16 18:50:00
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875 Sam Neill, Sharon Bolton and Stephanie Merritt and how best to teach art history2016-09-15 19:05:00
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876 Ron Howard on The Beatles, Sharon Olds, Tom Ellis, Two Women2016-09-14 18:58:00
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877 Man Booker shortlist, Amos Oz, Wifredo Lam exhibition, and Blair Witch2016-09-13 19:07:00
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878 Julie Walters, Jack Thorne, Nicole Farhi, Gillian Slovo and a review of The Clan2016-09-12 18:53:00
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879 Hell or High Water, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Aravind Adiga2016-09-09 19:01:00
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880 Sharon Maguire, Liz Carr, Ann Patchett2016-09-08 18:45:00
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