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Mira Nair on A Suitable Boy, Taylor Swift's album Folklore, the film How to Build a Girl, Alberta Whittle and Theatre News

Duration: 42 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

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Director Mira Nair talks about A Suitable Boy, her new six part television adaptation of Vikram Seth's vast novel, and the BBC's first historical drama without any white characters. Show more

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Shirley Collins, Kit de Waal, Caine Prize for African Writing winner, Olivia de Havilland remembered

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

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Folk singer Shirley Collins on her album Heart's Ease. And Kit de Waal discusses using peripheral characters in her short story collection, Supporting Cast. Show more

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Hilary Mantel, Electronic at The Design Museum, Ai Wei Wei, the future for the panto?

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

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2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction nominee Hilary Mantel on The Mirror and the Light the last in her Thomas Cromwell series, and Ai Wei Wei on his new work The History of Bombs. Show more

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Sir Alan Parker remembered, Beyoncé's Black is King, Prodigal Son, Natasha Trethewey, Don Hahn

Duration: 41 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

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Alan Parker remembered by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais; Disney producer Don Hahn on his documentary about lyricist Howard Ashman; Beyoncé film Black is King; Natasha Trethewey. Show more

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Whipped cream on The Fourth Plinth, Derry Girls creator Lisa McGee, and Booker Prize nominated Avni Doshi

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

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Derry Girls creator Lisa McGee on her TV series The Deceived; Heather Phillipson's whipped cream sculpture in Trafalgar Square; Booker nominated Avni Doshi on her novel Burnt Sugar. Show more

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Barbara Kingsolver as poet, Es Devlin's Lockdown Discovery, Sculptor Thomas J. Price, pianist Leon Fleisher remembered

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

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Barbara Kingsolver's new poetry, designer Es Devlin on Creation Theatre's The Tempest, artist Thomas J Price; pianist Leon Fleisher who played with just his left hand, remembered. Show more