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Young Chekhov, Robert Seethaler, Mississippi Grind review

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Director Jonathan Kent and actress Olivia Vinall on the Young Chekhov season, Skins creator Bryan Elsley on new TV writers and novelist Robert Seethaler on A Whole Life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Kent
Interviewed Guest:
Olivia Vinall
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Bryan Elsley
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Seethaler
Producer:
Elaine Lester

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Timberlake Wertenbaker, Jupiter Ascending Reviewed, Reading Europe: France

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Timberlake Wertenbaker on her new play Jefferson's Garden, a review of Jupiter Ascending and which novels best reflect present-day France. Kirsty Lang presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Presenter:
Damian Barr
Producer:
Sarah Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Timberlake Wertenbaker
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Sylvain Bourmeau
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Wootton

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Costa Book Awards shortlist announced; Meera Syal; The Hunger Games review; Peter Bazalgette

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The category shortlists for the 2014 Costa Book Awards; Meera Syal on her new stage role; the latest Hunger Games film reviewed; The Arts Council's Peter Bazalgette. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Stephanie Merritt
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Meera Syal
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bazalgette

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Brian Cox; Helen McCrory; Sci-fi at the Barbican; Rebooting film franchises

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Brian Cox on playing Churchill, Sophia McDougall reviews The Barbican's sci-fi exhibition, Helen McCrory on her role in Fearless and Adam Smith on re-booting film franchises. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCrory
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Smith

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Iestyn Davies, Sheila Hancock, Kumiko, London Fashion Week

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Countertenor Iestyn Davies talks about playing Farinelli, plus actress Sheila Hancock, London Fashion Week and a review of Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter. Presented by Kirsty Lang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Iestyn Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Es Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Simon undefined

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Russell Crowe, Anish Kapoor, The Body in Greek Art

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Russell Crowe on his directorial debut The Water Diviner, artist Anish Kapoor, Bettany Hughes reviews The Body in Greek Art, and is TV fantasy Outlander the new Game of Thrones? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Russell Crowe
Interviewed Guest:
Anish Kapoor
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes

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The Brontes, Malian kora player Ballake Sissoko and French cellist Vincent Segal, Truth reviewed

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including AS Byatt on the enduring legacy of the Brontes' juvenilia, and Malian kora player Ballake Sissoko and French cellist Vincent Segal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
AS Byatt
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Burke
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Carlson
Interviewed Guest:
Ballake Sissoko
Interviewed Guest:
Vincent Segal
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

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The Walk, Simon Armitage, Unforgotten, Bernard Sumner

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Featuring reviews of The Walk, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and ITV crime drama Unforgotten, poet Simon Armitage on The Odyssey, and Bernard Sumner on New Order's new album. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Armitage
Interviewed Guest:
Dreda Say Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Bernard Sumner

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The Hunger Games, Costa Book Awards, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, The Man in the High Castle

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including 2015's Costa Book Awards shortlist, reviews of The Hunger Games and The Man in the High Castle, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on his new book. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Collins
Producer:
Angie Nehring

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Andrew Graham-Dixon on the Mona Lisa, David Bowie's Lazarus and Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock open in New York

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including Andrew Graham-Dixon on his TV documentary on the Mona Lisa, and a look at David Bowie's Lazarus and Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
David Cote
Interviewed Guest:
Sharon Bolton
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Eccleshare
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall