Aesthetics in all BBC programmes
Dana Gioia traces developments in Californian poetry since the Beats in the 1950s.
Might explorations of gender in great art of the past help illuminate today's issues?
Might explorations of gender in great art of the past illuminate current gender issues?
To many, music is indispensible. But what if it has no place in your life?
Richard Bernas explores the legacy of John Cage in music and beyond.
Will Self rebroadcasts an imaginary archive of modernist radio.
How American experimental composer John Cage came to write his infamous silent 4’33”.
From painting in a Paris garret to bouncing on trampolines - what is an artist today?
Ben Quash considers what we mean when we talk about beauty.
Ken Hollings reassesses the life and career of 1960s media theorist Marshall McLuhan.