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09/01/2012

Duration:
18 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 09 January 2012

The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day.

Presented by Harriett Gilbert.

On today's programme: Korea in Short Stories, Short Story recommendations for collections out in 2012 and Tibetan Comics.

Photo of Krys Lee by Matt Douma.

Chapters

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  • Korea in Short Stories

    Krys Lee's first collection tells of Korean immigrants and refugees in a mixture of humour, fantasy and violence stemming from personal and national history.

  • Short Story Picks

    John Freeman, the editor of Granta, recommends his pick of short story collections coming out in first half of 2012.

  • Tibet Hero and Villain

    Martin Brauen's new exhibition at Rubin Museum of Art in New York shows the goofy, mystic, misleading and colourful way Tibet has been portrayed in comics throughout the world.

  • Short Story Picks

    John Freeman, the editor of Granta, recommends his pick of short story collections coming out in the first half of 2012.

    Married Love by Tessa Hadley
    What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank by Nathan Englander
    Dark Lies The Island by Kevin Barry
    I Am an Executioner: Love Stories by Rajesh Parameswaran
    Reality, Reality by Jackie Kay

  • Tibet Hero and Villain

    Tibet Hero and Villain

  • Tibet Hero and Villain

    Tibet Hero and Villain

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