Jean Cocteau

Great Lives, Series 29 Episode 2 of 9
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Francesca Simon is a writer, journalist and - most famously - the creator of the "Horrid Henry" series of children's books. She describes herself as "a giddy fan" of the artist, film-maker and poet Jean Cocteau and celebrates his life and work with the help of Dr Andy Martin of Cambridge university. Matthew Parris can't wait to find out more.

Producer Christine Hall.

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30 minutes

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Fri 14 Dec 2012 23:00
BBC Radio 4 FM only
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