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Come Together

18 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 09 October 2012

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

On today's programme:

Thirty-one artists from around the Arab world exhibit together and interact in a huge new Edge of Arabia exhibition on London's iconic Brick Lane.

Tintin in Kinshasa
Ahead of this weekend's Francophonie summit in DR Congo, Belgian writer Herge's Tintin is everywhere - in doll form. But Herge's book has been vilified for racial caricature... so why the popularity?

Photo: Approximate Feast by Hala Ali and Lantian Xie, 2012.

  • Ahmed Mater

    Ahmed Mater

    The Cowboy Code (Hadith), 2012, Plastic guncaps.

    Edge of Arabia
  • Larissa Sansour

    Larissa Sansour

    A Space Exodus, 2009.


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