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The Essay, A Taste for the Baroque Episode guide

  1. Tessa Hadley

    5/5 Tessa Hadley on Henry James's sentences and jokes. Is there such a thing as Baroque prose?

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2013

  2. Chloe Aridjis

    4/5 Mexican novelist Chloe Aridjis discusses the survival of Baroque in her country.

    First broadcast: 28 Mar 2013

  3. Ed Hollis

    3/5 Former architect Ed Hollis discusses 20th-century architecture's battle with the Baroque.

    First broadcast: 27 Mar 2013

  4. Paul Farley

    2/5 Paul Farley, poet and professor of creative writing, discusses 'baroque 'n' roll'.

    First broadcast: 26 Mar 2013

  5. Alexandra Harris

    1/5 Alexandra Harris discusses the legacy of Baroque style in 20th-century English design.

    First broadcast: 25 Mar 2013

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