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Monday 01 March 2010

The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day.

The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day. Presented by Harriett Gilbert.

In today's programme: The first Karachi Literary Festival, one of the contenders for best foreign language film 'A Prophet', Mukoma Wa Ngugi on his first novel 'Nairobi Heat' and 'Jazz Loft', a new exhibition featuring some of the greatest jazz musicians ever.

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28 minutes

Chapters

  • Karachi Literary Festival

    Author Mohammed Hanif talks about this new festival.

    Duration: 06:17

  • A Prophet

    Agnes Poirier on whether this French prison drama can win an Oscar?

    Duration: 04:39

  • Mukoma Wa Ngugi

    The Kenyan author talks about his novel, Nairobi Heat.

    Duration: 08:25

  • The Jazz Loft

    The golden age of jazz revisited in a new exhibition.

    Duration: 07:08

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