4/5. Art by Nicoline van Harskamp and Andrew Cross.
Regional Variations (2)
America's South West was a land of extremes: herbivores such as mammoths and ground sloths sheltered in the caves, while cougar pursued bighorn sheep and goats on the cliffs. Show more
With Kirsty Lang.
Followed by Weather
Extracts from the broadcasts by the man who sent a Letter from America from 1946 to 2004 on BBC Radio 4, with Cooke's commentary backed by iconic film footage. The first of tonight's five Coming to America Week programmes.
Barine travels home to attend the re-burial of her feted activist/ writer brother, Ken Saro-Wiwa .
See Sunday choice.
Director Wayne Wang 's moving 1993 melodrama, adapted from
Amy Tan 's bestseller, intertwines the stories of four Chinese-born mothers with those of their USAborn daughters.
Paul Morley investigates the Pop Art pioneer.
An interview with the US author on his 70th birthday.