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R3Arts: Mrs Gaskell, Gaugin, Colm Toibin & Correct English

October 5th, 2010

Episode 8 of 1201 episodes

In the 200th year of Mrs Gaskell's birth, Jenny Uglow and Katheryn Hughes discuss her work. Colm Toibin talks to Philip Dodd about his latest book, The Empty Family. We review Paul Gaugin at Tate Modern and discuss the use of 'Correct English' with Simon Heffer and Michael Rosen

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