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Open Book

Anthony Cartwright, Award-winning Andrew Michael Hurley, The joy of Teffi, Literary news from Nigeria

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup talks to author Anthony Cartwright about his book Iron Towns, which charts the decline of industrial England and a footballer's career. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Cartwright
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hurley
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Hobson

Free Thinking

Russian Art and Revolution

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Dolya Gavanski, Stephen Smith, Victor Sebestyen and Charlotte Hobson join Anne McElvoy to assess the Royal Academy's Russian art show and the role of the arts in the Revolution. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Dolya Gavanski
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Hobson
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Victor Sebestyen
Producer:
Zahid Warley

Free Thinking

Political Sketch Writing, Enclosure Acts, Emma Butcher on Branwell Bronte, Pushkin House Book Prize

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy and guests discuss the style of the general election and the job of sketch writers. Plus Emma Butcher marking 200 years since Branwell Bronte was born. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
John Crace
Interviewed Guest:
Quentin Letts
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Healey
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Butcher
Interviewed Guest:
Rosalind Blakesley
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Hobson