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Books and Arts - Full program podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Complete episode: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.

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A Nest of Skunks, Casula Powerhouse's Refugee Exhibition, Sarah Perry's novel The Essex Serpent

August 4th, 2016

Episode 572 of 664 episodes

A Nest of Skunks, a new Australian play about a family of asylum seekers sheltering in a house that proves to be anything but safe, The Casula Powerhouse Art Centre in western Sydney is presenting a landmark exhibition made by artists from around the world with a refugee background; and novelist Sarah Perry on her latest novel, The Essex Serpent, about a small English town at the end of the 19th Century which is terrorised by a deadly serpent.

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