Books and Arts - Full program podcast

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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.


Next Wave Festival, Maggie Nelson, Mo Willems, Louise Bourgeois

May 6th, 2016

Episode 495 of 632 episodes

The highlights of Next Wave, Australia's biennial festival of young and emerging artists; Maggie Nelson's novel The Argonauts, which radically reinvents love, marriage and motherhood; best-selling American children’s author Mo Willems; and for Mother's Day 2016, a fresh look at Louise Bourgeois' memorably unnerving sculpture Maman.