1661 Child 44, Carol Morley, Francis Bacon, Lisa McInerney2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1662 Spooks, Meklit, Christopher Hope, The Spalding Suite2007-09-12 12:00:00
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Spooks, Meklit, Christopher Hope, The Spalding Suite

Spooks: The Greater Good brings the popular TV spy thriller series which ended in 2011 to the big screen with Kit Harington and Peter Firth. Will the move work? Antonia Quirke reviews. Ethiopian American singer songwriter Meklit Hadero tells Kirsty about her second album We Are Alive and explains how it was influenced by a project to bring the nations of the Nile Basin together through music. The theatre director Benji Reid, and the writer and poet Inua Ellams, discuss their new show, The Spalding Suite. Set in the world of British basketball, it uses live beatboxing, hip-hop, movement, and poetry. The South African novelist Christopher Hope on his latest book, Jimfish, which - inspired by Voltaire's Candide - tells the story of an unusual young man's encounters with some of the most notorious tyrants of the 20th century. And a piece of audio art will be broadcast tonight on Radio 4. The piece, The Quarryman's Daughters, was commissioned from artist Katrina Palmer by the BBC and Artangel. She discusses the differences between creating art for a gallery and for radio. Presenter: Sarah Johnson Producer: Kirsty Lang.…read more

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1664 Bradley Cooper, The Art of Forgery, Cannes report, Folio Prize news2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1665 Toni Morrison, Indigenous Australia, Car Share2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1666 Elijah Wood, Angela Hewitt, Crowd-funding your novel, The Overnighters2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1667 Steve Carell, Ian McMillan on Elvis's 80th, Chris Watson, The Fever2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1668 Hugh Bonneville; Mary J Blige; Remember Me2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1669 Made In Dagenham; Elif Shafak; Gold at Buckingham Palace2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1670 Keira Knightley; Nick Drake; A Real Birmingham Family; Mercury Prize hopefuls2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1671 David Oyelowo; Helen Macdonald; Bob Dylan Album; Joanna Marsh2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1672 The Good Lie, Dominic Dromgoole, Loudon Wainwright III, Lib Dems' arts policy2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1673 Michael Horovitz, The Jinx, Drone Warfare, Download Dead?2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1674 Johnny Depp and Paul Bettany, Imogen Cooper, Kate Saunders, Fortitude2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1675 Christopher Jefferies Drama, Golden Age of Panto, Burrell Collection, Ghostwriting2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1676 X+Y Review, Tom McCarthy, Housing Crisis on Stage2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1677 Vasily Petrenko, The Duke of Burgundy Reviewed, Gurinder Chadha, Lynda Benglis2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1678 Alan Rickman, Sonia Delaunay, Punchdrunk Theatre, Anne Frank2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1679 Juliette Binoche, Poldark, Thomas Heatherwick2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1680 Gillian Anderson; Michael Frayn; Jimi Hendrix Biopic; Buying Art in the Internet Age2007-09-12 12:00:00
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