Front Row

BBC Radio 4

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FrontRow:Saoirse Ronan.Handbagged.Time restrictions.Shunga.2 Oct 2013

October 2nd, 2013

Episode 200 of 1502 episodes

Mark Lawson with actress Saoirse Ronan – star of the film `How I Live Now` , reviews of Moira Buffini's play,Handbagged,about Margaret Thatcher and the Queen and Shunga: Sex and Humour in Japanese Art, at the British Museum.And as Michael Symmons Roberts wins the Forward Prize for a book of poems which are each limited to 15 lines, Front Row reflects on size restrictions in Art - with Ian Christie on film, David Hepworth on music and Cathy Rentzenbrink on literature

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