161 Rapper Wretch 32, Hamlet on the Faroe Islands, Blue Story controversy2019-11-25 19:58:00
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162 Coldplay and Leonard Cohen albums, Norman Cornish, Roy Chubby Brown controversy2019-11-22 19:58:00
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163 Harriet, Les Misérables and social realist films, risk in publishing, street art2019-11-21 20:09:00
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164 Frozen's Idina Menzel, Dora Maar, power in publishing2019-11-20 19:56:00
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165 Taylor Swift rights row, RJ Palacio, Nan Goldin and Judy Chicago reviewed, Le Mans '66 reviewed, Amazon's impact on publishing2019-11-19 19:58:00
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Taylor Swift rights row, RJ Palacio, Nan Goldin and Judy Chicago reviewed, Le Mans '66 reviewed, Amazon's impact on publishing

RJ Palacio’s first novel Wonder has been published in 45 languages, sold 5 million copies worldwide and been made into a film starring Julia Roberts. We speak to RJ about her new graphic novel White Bird which tells the back story of the classroom bully from Wonder, Julian, whose Jewish grandmother fled from the Nazis. A row involving Taylor Swift and her former record label has been resolved - for now. Music industry lawyer Duncan Lamont explains whether the company has the right to block Swift performing her old songs, and if this might be a landmark case for songwriters. Britcar Endurance Championship winner Sarah Moore dreams of successfully taking part in Le Mans, the iconic 24 hour French competition. She gives a racing driver's view of new film Le Mans '66 as it tears up the American box office. Publishers are now approaching the most important time of the year with Christmas sales, and all this week we're investigating different aspects of the books business. Today, agent and former publisher Clare Alexander, and John Mitchinson, co-founder of the crowdfunding publisher Unbound and former Marketing Director of Waterstones, consider the biggest change to have happened to publishing in the last 25 years – the arrival of Amazon. The artist Nan Goldin is well known for her protest against the corporate sponsorship of the arts by the Sackler Trust who own companies connected to the opioid crisis in America, and her new deeply personal show discusses her own addiction. And the Baltic in Gateshead are hosting the biggest show of Judy Chicago's work ever seen in the UK, but the exhibition omits her most famous piece, The Dinner Party. Emily Steer, Editor of Elephant magazine reviews both shows. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Hannah Robins…read more

166 Dear Evan Hansen, Emmanuel Jal, How to Make a Living as a Writer2019-11-18 20:02:00
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167 Northern Ballet at 50, Art B&B, Iced Bodies2019-11-15 20:00:00
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168 Floods and art, Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries, Tom Rosenthal2019-11-14 20:12:00
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169 Tobias Menzies plays Prince Philip; Six, a musical about the wives of Henry VIII; and Rapman2019-11-13 20:01:00
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170 Lorna May Wadsworth, Marriage Story, My Mother Said I Never Should, I Feel Pretty2019-11-12 19:57:00
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171 War Of The Worlds re-imagined, Stephen Bourne- Playing Gay, Museum Funding2019-11-11 19:53:00
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172 Emilio Estevez, 100 Novels That Shaped Our World, David Attenborough's Gamelan music2019-11-08 19:55:00
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173 Emilia Clarke on Last Christmas, Theatre ceiling collapse, End of the F***ing World returns2019-11-07 19:54:00
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174 Alison Balsom, Fez, Robert MacFarlane2019-11-06 19:57:00
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175 The Irishman, Abomination opera, Murder In The Cathedral, The joy or blight of fireworks2019-11-05 19:51:00
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176 Scott Z Burns, writer and director of The Report, poet Katrina Porteous and the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting winner2019-11-04 19:55:00
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177 Patti Smith, Tom Harper, Doctor Sleep reviewed2019-11-01 20:02:00
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178 Jack Thorne on His Dark Materials, Sorry We Missed You, Emily Howard2019-10-31 19:53:00
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179 Ian McKellen; theatre director Sarah Frankcom; Guilt reviewed2019-10-30 19:58:00
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180 Introducing New Artists from Devon2019-10-29 19:47:00
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