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 Gatsby Factor
BBC Radio 4
Baz Luhrmann's much anticipated film version of The Great Gatsby opens in the UK on May 17th Here, Sarah Churchwell asks why Fitzgerald's story keeps rearing its head. What makes the slimmest of his novels not only an enduring classic - some would say the greatest American novel - but also a powerful symbol in American culture.
9th May 2013, 11.30 am