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First broadcast:
Monday 16 January 2012

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

Presented by Audrey Brown.

Today's programme includes French political films in election year, Keija Parssinen on her debut novel and a report from Arts Stage Singapore.

Photo from the film The Conquest.


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  • French Political Film

    In election year, cultural commentator Agnes Poirier discusses The Conquest, Pater and The Minister which look at the nature of political power in France.

  • Arts Stage Singapore

    We report from the recent arts fair and hear from the exhibitors using local resources and materials to create distinctively local art.

  • Keija Parssinen

    The Saudi-born author discusses her debut novel about an American woman who discovers her Saudi husband of 20 years has taken a second wife.


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