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07/10/2011

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Presented by Anna McNamee

Today's programme includes Dark Skin, Ellen Feldman and Gerhard Richter

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18 minutes

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Mon 10 Oct 2011 12:32GMT

Chapters

  • Dark Girls: The Story of Color, Gender, and Race

    Zina Saro-Wiwa reviews this new documentary showing at the International Black Film Festival in Nashville which explores attitudes about skin colour.

    Duration: 05:14

  • Ellen Feldman

    In her new novel Next to Love the American writer looks back to World War II and its life-long impact on combatants and their families.

    Duration: 06:56

  • Gerhard Richter

    We review a major touring exhibition spanning the career of the German artist Gerhard Richter - widely regarded as one of the most important painters working today.

    Duration: 05:17

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