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Writers explore how sports have been captured in the arts, from novels to film, photography to painting. How does the sport illuminate and resonate in the art form?

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5/5 Writer and former England cricketer Ed Smith on cricket in the novels of JL Carr.

Fri 9 Mar 2012 22:45 BBC Radio 3

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