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R3Arts: Larkin's Letters, Mary Warnock & H P Lovecraft

October 25th, 2010

Episode 11 of 1220 episodes

Philip Dodd and poets Fiona Sampson & Anthony Thwaite discuss the letters of Philip Larkin to his friend and lover of 40 years, Monica Jones. Dame Mary Warnock talks to Anne McElvoy about assisted dying and Rana Mitter talks to historian Patrick Wright about his book on Anglo-Chinese relations. And we look at the work of the Edwardian writer, H P Lovecraft.

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