You can still listen to BBC iPlayer Radio via your browser by visiting bbc.co.uk/radio
Alexandra Harris, author or Romantic Moderns and a Radio 3 New Generation thinker on the legacy of baroque style in twentieth-century English design. Recorded with an audience at St George's Bristol. Producer: Tim Dee.
You are at the first episode
See all episodes from The Essay
See all broadcasts of Alexandra Harris (1)
Five figures from the arts and science introduce books that changed their lives and work.
Download all the episodes from the series and listen at your leisure.
Hear all five episodes of the latest episodes of the Essay before they're broadcast
See all podcasts for The Essay
Sign in to the BBC, or Register