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International Review

Matthew Sweet hosts an International Review edition of the programme, with critics from around the world coming together to discuss the latest global cultural events.

Matthew Sweet chairs an "International Review" edition of the programme, with critics from around the world coming together to discuss the latest global cultural events and arts issues.
Matthew is joined by Russian broadcaster and critic Konstantin Eggert, Johannesburg based author Lesley Lokko, Arab affairs commentator Magdi Abdelhadi and Indonesian writer and composer Soe Tjen Marching.
They'll be discussing a Dutch documentarist's portrait of family life in Indonesia, a Sri Lankan writer's novel about an Englishwoman in Mauritius and will mark the centenary of the death of an Irishman who imported a Romanian monster to England, better known as Dracula.

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