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MONDAY 02 SEPTEMBER
Presented by Mark Lawson


MARTIN AMIS
Mark Lawson talks to writer Martin Amis about his work and latest book, Koba the Dread, the successor to his memoir, Experience.

Koba the Dread by Martin Amis is published this week by Jonathan Cape.
(ISBN: 0224063030).
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PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAITS
Photographers Murdo MacLoed and Eamonn McCabe discuss the art of the photographic portrait.
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BARRY NORMAN
Mark Lawson talks to Barry Norman about his autobiography, And Why Not?

And Why Not? is published today by Simon and Schuster. (ISBN: 0743230965)
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VIBRAPHONE
Jazz critic and broadcaster Geoffrey Smith examines the history the vibraphone following the death of one its most prominent players, Lionel Hampton.

Music used in the piece included:
Le Marteau Sans Maitre by Pierre Boulez (CBS Masterworks).
Gary Burton playing vibraphone on Piano Concerto In F - Movement III by George Gershwin (Concord Jazz).
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