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: Four Minutes

The radical architecture group Archigram.3393342

: Yo-Yo Ma: Inspired by Bach - Sarabande

Atom Egoyan's project with the cellist.


Cellist: Yo-Yo Ma
Director: Atom Egoyan

: Steve Reich and Beryl Korot - Two Visions, Three Tales

The husband-and-wife team discuss their new joint work.


Speaker: Steve Reich
Speaker: Beryl Korot

: Three Tales

World premiere of Reich and Korot's "television opera" exploring technology through iconic events.

: Return of the Architect

An assessment of Glyndebourne Opera House.

: Happy Architecture

A new breed of architect.

: Newsnight Review

BBC2's critical forum.

: Four People: Maya Angelou at Hay

The poet on stage.

: Four People: Margaret Attwood

The Booker Prize winner talks about her work.


Speaker: Margaret Attwood

: Four People: Carol Shields

The Stone Diaries author.


Subject: Carol Shields

: Four People: Joanna Trollope

Her new book.


Subject: Joanna Trollope

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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