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15/09/2011

Anna Funder, Central Asian contemporary art, Australian arts

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Today's programme includes Anna Funder, Central Asian contemporary art and Australian arts

Photo shows a production still from Transoxiana Dreams, 2011. Courtesy of Priska C. Juschka Fine Art, New York

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18 minutes

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Fri 16 Sep 2011 12:32GMT

Chapters

  • Anna Funder

    She won awards for her non-fiction Stasiland now the Australian writer explores political resistance to Hitler in the 1930s but this time chooses fiction. Why?

    Duration: 07:02

  • Between Heaven and Earth: Contemporary Art from the Centre of Asia

    We talk to David Elliott, the curator of the exhibition Between Heaven and Earth about contemporary art in the former Soviet Republics.

    Duration: 06:35

  • Australian Arts

    As Australia's leading literary review closes the BBC's correspondent in Sydney takes the pulse of Oz's art scene

    Duration: 03:33

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