201 Sunday Feature - Wagner: Making a National Hero2013-05-19 19:27:00
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202 Jan Morris, Travels Round My House2013-05-13 10:00:00
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203 Sunday Feature - Piano's Music Boxes2013-05-07 15:43:00
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204 Sunday Feature - The Idea of Sin (3 of 3)2013-03-11 13:30:00
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205 Sunday Feature - The Idea of Sin (1 of 3)2013-03-11 11:40:00
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206 Sunday Feature - The Idea of Sin (2 of 3)2013-03-07 18:40:00
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207 Margaret are you Grieving? A Cultural History of Weeping2013-02-04 12:42:00
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208 Modernism Redux2013-02-04 12:07:00
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209 A Brief History of Being Cold2013-01-29 17:48:00
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A Brief History of Being Cold

Sunday Feature: Alexandra Harris presents a cultural history of the cold. With the help of writers including Simon Armitage, A.S. Byatt, Katherine Swift and Adam Gopnik Alex looks at the way our literature began with work mesmerised by the beauty and horror of cold. In Yorkshire Simon Armitage discusses Sir Gawain and the Green Knight imagining the Pennines crossed by Gawain, hung with icicles on his hunt for the Green Knight. And Katherine Swift takes us on a winter tour of her garden in Shropshire.…read more

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211 The Essay: Anglo-Saxon Portraits 1: Vortigern2012-10-15 22:00:00
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212 Sunday Feature: After the Gold Rush - The Poetry of California2012-10-04 14:13:00
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213 Piano Tales - A Social History of the Piano2012-09-25 17:05:00
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214 Jacquetta Hawkes and The Personal Past2012-09-13 16:13:00
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215 Dr Adam Smith on Britain in the American Civil War2012-07-27 21:46:00
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216 Dr Adam Smith on the dividing lines of the American Civil War2012-07-26 20:46:00
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217 Dr Adam Smith on the War of the North in America2012-07-25 21:00:00
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218 Dr Adam Smith on the War of the South in America2012-07-25 16:21:00
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219 Historian Tristram Hunt on anti-imperialism.2012-07-20 21:50:00
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220 Historian Tristram Hunt on England and Ireland in the 1840’s.2012-07-20 16:47:00
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