Michael Symmons Roberts explores why so many poets choose to become opera librettists.
Kirsty Lang meets film director Matthew Warchus and novelist Rachel Cusk.
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Ian McEwan on his new novel The Children Act, and US author Amy Bloom on Lucky Us.
Carrie Gibson argues that we need to rethink our notion of paradise.
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Steve Hewlett on the BBC Trust's potential new chair, Rona Fairhead.
Arts news with John Wilson, including Helen Mirren on her film The Hundred-Foot Journey.
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