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30/09/2017

British film Daphne, The National Theatre's touring production of Jane Eyre, Ken Burns's Vietnam on BBC4, Nicola Lagioia's novel Ferocity, and Jasper Johns at The Royal Academy.

British film Daphne portrays the hectic life of a young woman in an overwhelming, contemporary London
The National Theatre's touring production of Jane Eyre started in London, has been around the country and it's back in the capital.
Multi award-winning American documentary maker Ken Burns has a new series. It's about the Vietnam war and has just begun on BBC4
Italian author Nicola Lagioia's novel Ferocity won that country's highest literary award, how well does it work in translation?
An exhibition of the work of Jasper Johns has just opened at London's Royal Academy

Tom Sutcliffe's guests are Sebastian Faulks, Meg Rosoff and Tiffany Murray. The producer is Oliver Jones.

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45 minutes

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre is at the National Theatre in London until 21 October

Daphne

Daphne

Daphne is in cinemas now, certificate 15

Nicola Lagioia

Nicola Lagioia

Ferocity is available in paperback and ebook now

Jasper Johns

Jasper Johns

‘Something Resembling Truth’ is at the Royal Academy of Arts in London until 10 December.

Photo: Jasper Johns, Flag, 1958. Encaustic on canvas. 105.1 x 154.9 cm. Private collection © Jasper Johns / VAGA, New York / DACS, London 2017. Photo: Jamie Stukenberg © The Wildenstein Plattner Institute, 2017

The Vietnam War

The Vietnam War

The Vietnam War is on BBC Four at 10pm Mondays.


Podcast recommendations

Meg recommends: Golden Hill by Francis Spufford

Tiffany recommends: David Bowie, A Life by Dylan Jones, Tin Man by Sarah Winman, North Cornwall Book Festival, Aldous Harding

Sebastian recommends: Follies, A Ghost Story

Tom recommends: Lenin’s Tomb in Moscow

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest Sebastian Faulks
Interviewed Guest Meg Rosoff
Interviewed Guest Tiffany Murray
Producer Oliver Jones

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