101 Michelle Terry, Jez Butterworth, Rebecca Stott, Hostiles2018-01-04 20:08:00
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102 Neil Cross, Katherine Rundell, Book prize judging2018-01-03 20:11:00
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103 Costa Book Awards winners, Elizabeth Friedlander, musical interpolation2018-01-02 19:59:00
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104 Making Culture At Home2018-01-01 20:00:00
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105 Kay Mellor, Frankenstein, Swimming with Men2017-12-29 20:11:00
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106 Vic and Bob, Angela Gheorghiu, Theatre ghost stories2017-12-28 20:08:00
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107 Incredible! The unstoppable rise of the comic book superhero2017-12-27 19:45:00
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108 Gary Oldman2017-12-26 19:15:00
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109 Christmas Party with Jon Culshaw, Josie Lawrence, Austentatious, Patience Agbabi, Inua Ellams and Steve Edis2017-12-25 19:50:00
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110 Emily Watson, Older women on screen, Christmas songs2017-12-22 20:10:00
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111 Jodie Foster, Molly's Game, Christmas film round-up, Hamilton, Imtiaz Dharker2017-12-21 20:00:00
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112 James Norton, Independent Magazines, New Jungle Book Musical2017-12-20 20:17:00
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113 Mavis Staples, Carmen Maria Machado, Christmas Ghost Stories2017-12-19 19:53:00
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Mavis Staples, Carmen Maria Machado, Christmas Ghost Stories

Mavis Staples, formerly of the gospel group The Staple Singers, discusses her new album If All I Was Was Black, ten songs which address the continuing racial issues in America today. The singer, who first performed in 1948, also reflects on her association with Martin Luther King and her close friendship with Prince. Her Body and Other Parties is the acclaimed debut short story collection from American writer Carmen Maria Machado. The book sits between magic realism, science-fiction and horror and Carmen reveals what she drew on to create the stories. With Christmas fast approaching - along with stage, film and TV versions à go-go of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol - writer, comedian, and self-professed fan of the Christmas ghost story, Danny Robins, explores our endless fascination for them.…read more

114 The League Of Gentlemen, Gina Yashere, Jenny Eclair, Arthur C Clarke's Mysterious World2017-12-18 20:28:00
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115 The Hayward Gallery reopening, Emily Wilson, The art of literary translation2017-12-15 20:12:00
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116 Emma Rice, John Boyega, Laura Ingalls Wilder2017-12-14 20:09:00
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117 Kazuo Ishiguro2017-12-14 06:45:00
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118 Christmas TV, Theatre from the Calais Jungle, Protecting live music.2017-12-12 20:22:00
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119 The Bette Davis/Joan Crawford Feud, The Twilight Zone, A Snow Poem2017-12-11 20:08:00
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120 Vanessa Redgrave, Imperium, French African artefacts, Sally Rooney2017-12-08 20:04:00
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