Three programmes by A. Alvarez
1: Kennedy and the Intellectuals
On a special visit this year to New York. Washington. Chicago, and San Francisco. A. Alvarez recorded interviews with American writers, artists, and critics. In three programmes he reports on the intellectual climate in America today. His first subject of analysis is the Kennedy era and its violent termination.
Voices heard include those of Hannah Arendt , Lionel Trilling , Richard Hofstadter , August Heckscher, Norman Podhoretz , and Arthur Schlesinger Produced by CHRISTOPHER HOLME
+ A piano recital by VLADO PERLEMUTER
Fantaisie in F minor. Op. 49
7.22* Polonaise in F sharp minor
7 33* Mazurka in F sharp minor. Op. 6 No.
7.36* Mazurka in C sharp minor. Op. 50 No. 3
7.40' Sonata in B minor
A sequence of ten dialogues by Arthur Schnitzler translated by Other parts: Jo Manning Wilson and Bruce Beeby
Produced by MARTIN ESSLIN
Martin Esslin has written:
Arthur Schnitzier (1862-1931) is gradually being recognised as a major dramatist of the era which produced Ibsen. Strindberg. and Chekhov. His knowledge of the human heart was deep, compassionate, but at the same time Ironical. ' Reigen.' the ten dialogues about carnal love which he wrote In the winter of 1890-91. shows these qualities to perfection.
The Young Gentleman:
The Young Wife:
The Sweet Girl:
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.
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.