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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Permanent Present Tense

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Memory and identity and how remembering the past informs the future. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jane Campion; Abortion in USA; Bryony Kimmings

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Campion talks about her BBC Two series Top of the Lake; changing US abortion law; Patty Griffin performs Ohio; Bryony Kimmings on creating a role model with her niece. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Campion
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Eilperin
Interviewed Guest:
Patty Griffin
Interviewed Guest:
Bryony Kimmings
Interviewed Guest:
FR Tallis

The Film Programme

The World's End; Mark Gatiss On the Buses; Breathe In; Hans Zimmer

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Sweet talks dangerous nostalgia with The World's End director Edgar Wright. Mark Gatiss looks back at cinema spin off of On the Buses. Plus Hans Zimmer on his big break. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Edgar Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Gatiss
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Drake Doremus
Interviewed Guest:
Hans Zimmer
Interviewed Guest:
Pablo Trapero
Producer:
Elaine Lester

My First Planet

Series 1

Episode 4: Inglorious Barters

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A queue for the loo and a rogue backrub threaten to blow up the colony. With Nicholas Lyndhurst. From May 2012. Show more

Front Row

Punchdrunk; Conran on Paolozzi; Laura Mvula; Riba Stirling Prize

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews with John Wilson, including Punchdrunk reviewed, Terence Conran remembers Paolozzi and the Riba Stirling architecture prize shortlist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Terence Conran
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Mvula
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Gumuchdjian
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Dyckhoff

Book at Bedtime

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Joe Starks has become Mayor of Eatonville, America's first all-black town. While he goes off to his meetings, Janie - who is now his wife - is left in charge of the new store. Show more

The Show What You Wrote

Series 1

Episode 4: Kitchen Sink

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

John Thomson, Helen Moon, Fiona Clarke and Gavin Webster perform sketches sent in by the public. Made in Manchester. From July 2013. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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