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18 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 03 June 2011

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Today, Harriett Gilbert talks to Ann Patchett, the award winning writer of Bel Canto, about her new book State of Wonder - a gripping story of science, love, motherhood and cultural colonialism.

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