981 The announcement of the winner of the BBC National Short Story Award2016-10-04 19:20:00
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982 Tom Stoppard, The Girl on the Train, Suzanne Lacy, Feminist art, Neville Marriner remembered2016-10-03 18:57:00
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983 Deepwater Horizon, Crisis in Six Scenes, Melvyn Tan, Maria Semple2016-09-29 19:21:00
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984 The composer Steve Reich talks to John Wilson2016-09-28 17:41:00
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985 Gillian Anderson, Pinocchio, Villette2016-09-27 18:59:00
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986 Dominic Cooper and Terry Johnson, Turner Prize shortlist, Completing other authors' books2016-09-26 18:55:00
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987 Tamara Rojo, Akram Khan, Grace Coddington2016-09-23 19:08:00
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988 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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989 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

990 Daniel Radcliffe; William Kentridge; BBC National Short Story Award; and turning sex into prose2016-09-20 19:02:00
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991 Emeli Sande, BBC National Short Story Award, Abstract Expressionism2016-09-19 18:57:00
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992 Led Zeppelin, BBC National Short Story Award, Martin Roth2016-09-16 18:50:00
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993 Sam Neill, Sharon Bolton and Stephanie Merritt and how best to teach art history2016-09-15 19:05:00
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994 Ron Howard on The Beatles, Sharon Olds, Tom Ellis, Two Women2016-09-14 18:58:00
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995 Man Booker shortlist, Amos Oz, Wifredo Lam exhibition, and Blair Witch2016-09-13 19:07:00
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996 Julie Walters, Jack Thorne, Nicole Farhi, Gillian Slovo and a review of The Clan2016-09-12 18:53:00
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997 Hell or High Water, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Aravind Adiga2016-09-09 19:01:00
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998 Sharon Maguire, Liz Carr, Ann Patchett2016-09-08 18:45:00
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999 Secret in Their Eyes, Katie Mitchell, AB Yehoshua, Stutterer2016-09-08 14:04:00
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1000 Revolution at the V&A, Ben Hur, Anthropoid, Maggi Hambling2016-09-07 18:54:00
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