The Verb, words and performance with poet Ian McMillan : language at its most creative interviews, discussions, performance, new writing, audio-cartoons, music and poetry. Every Friday at 22.00. The Verb is a home for new writers and new writing, commissioning a new work every week. The Verb – Poetry , novels, short stories, plays, screen-plays, memoirs, essays, history, song, story-telling .Exploring different worlds of language, dialects, rarities and curiosities and how spoken and written language interact.
Sat, 8 Mar 14
4 days remaining
Ian McMillan and guests (Ira Lightman and Patrick McGuinness)explore Ravel’s relationship with language. As a way of paying tribute to the composer’s playful approach to texts, Ian explains that a secret, significant word has been embedded in this short feature. See if you can work out what it is before the last letter is revealed.
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