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Maya Angelou

55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 20 April 2013

Maya Angelou questions Billie Holiday's skills as a childminder; bestselling crime writer Donna Leon on why tourists are ruining live music in Venice; superstar photographer Sebastaio Salgado on hanging out with the seals on South Georgia; Evil Dead director Fede Alvarez on the art of the good remake; writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on why US attitudes to race are weird when you're an outsider; Pakistani author Nadeem Aslam on the growing number of casualties from US drone attacks PLUS indigenous art in Haiti and Australia and why Indonesia says 'yes' to death metal, but 'no' to Lady Gaga.

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Presenter Nikki Bedi

Nikki Bedi

Nikki curates, writes and presents The Arts Hour. Find out about her other work.

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