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The Red Cross Letters, Monica Lewycka, The Wider Earth, Blazing Baroque

August 3rd, 2016

Episode 571 of 799 episodes

Verity Laughton's new play explores the Australian experience of World War One through the letters and documents in the Red Cross archive, writer Monica Lewycka speaks about her latest comic novel The Lubetkin Legacy, The Wider Earth brings actors and puppets together in a stage play about Charles Darwin and his theory of evolution, and the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra's current series of concerts celebrate both popular and little known baroque musical works.

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