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Friday, 26th October, 2007

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  • 26 Oct 07, 06:21 PM

Newsnight Review

Kwame Kwei-Armah is joined by Julie Myerson, Bidisha and Michael Gove.

eliz203.jpgElizabeth: The Golden Age Nearly ten years on from her Oscar nominated performance, Cate Blanchett resumes the role of Elizabeth. The film has been heavily criticised in the States. Was it a wise decision to make this sequel? Britz Writer and director Peter Kosminsky's first purely fictional drama. A post-9/11 thriller. Renaissance Siena The current exhibition at London's National Gallery has a combination of paintings, sculptures and artefacts it aims to put Siena back to its unacknowledged and overlooked role in the great Italian Renaissance movement. Boomsday The latest satirical novel from American writer Christopher Buckley which imagines a scenario where the US government is in so much social security debt that it can't pay for the retirement plans of the Baby Boomers.

Read more about all those and more on the Newsnight Review website.

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