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09/02/2012

Duration:
18 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 09 February 2012

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

Today's programme includes: Controversy at the Grammys;
the winner of this year's RIBA's Royal Gold Medal for architecture, Herman Herzberger; Hungarian novelist, László Krasznahorkai

Picture shows: WaWo Floating Villa - Middelburg (2002-04)

Chapters

3 items
  • Controversy at the Grammys

    There's been a severe reduction in the number of categories at this year's music business awards and classical and world performers are angry

  • Herman Hertzberger

    This year's winner of RIBA's Royal Gold Medal for architecture talks gold medals, school design and the merits of floating houses.

  • László Krasznahorkai

    Poet and novelist George Szirtes discusses the visionary fiction of Hungarian novelist László Krasznahorkai.

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