Arthur Miller - Speaking of New York
The chief theatre critic of the New York Times, Ben Brantley, discovers Mil...
Bernstein, My Mentor
Conductor Marin Alsop remembers her mentor Leonard Bernstein
From the Self to the Selfie
Lauren Laverne examines a modern day obsession through a historical explora...
The Men Who Painted Paradise: The Hudson River School
BBC Radio 4
Recorded in the Hudson River Valley, the feature will consider how these artists turned sublime landscape into America's 'heritage', forged the link between Nature and national identity and kick started the conservation movement.
The programme visits not only the houses and studios of Thomas Cole and Frederic Church, but also the marvellous landscapes that inspired their work.
24th January 2013, 11.30 am