Antonia Quirke is an author and journalist. She writes for the Financial Times, presents Pick of the Week on Radio 4, and talks about film on Film 2014 and The One Show on BBC 1. She writes a column on radio for the New Statesman. 

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TV and Radio
05 February 2010
The brilliant first episode of a new series of Living World (31 January, 6.35am) considered the mysteries of the pike...
TV and Radio
29 January 2010
On Q Radio ("essential tunes, intelligent chat"), Paul Heaton, the former frontman of the Beautiful South,...
Culture
22 January 2010
The British Museum/BBC co-production A History of the World in 100 Objects (weekdays, Radio 4, 9.45am) - each 15-minute...
Culture
14 January 2010
Pass the sickbag
TV and Radio
08 January 2010
Don't Start Me Talking About ElvisRadio 2Radio 2's Elvis season was pretty good, its jewel being a very simple...
TV and Radio
30 December 2009
Sound of Snow and IceBBC World ServiceExchanges at the FrontierBBC World ServiceIn a rich week on BBC radio, the World...
Culture
17 December 2009
"On a frosty winter's night, in tiny villages dotted across North Wales, there's a local tradition," goes the...
Culture
10 December 2009
Martha's Vineyard RadioProg-rock station for those who left on a ferry for a weekend clambake in 1973 and never came...
Culture
03 December 2009
In Search of BeautyRadio 4The documentary In Search of Beauty (28 November, 10.30am) had the British supermodel Erin O'...
TV and Radio
26 November 2009
On Radio 2, the Boyzone frontman Ronan Keating was sitting in for Steve Wright, playing a set of "the greatest...
Culture
19 November 2009
Joan Armatrading
TV and Radio
12 November 2009
The inestimable Donald Macleod wavered while deciding on the status of Erik Satie (9 November, 12pm). Was he a "...
TV and Radio
05 November 2009
On Radio 2 Jeremy Vine was in Berlin feeling spooked. "If I just hop like that, my left foot is in the east and...
TV and Radio
29 October 2009
Star Radiowww.star107.co.ukOn Star Radio in Ely, the morning show presenter Ryan Taylor was mid-interview with the...
TV and Radio
22 October 2009
PM, Radio 4On PM (Mondays to Saturdays, 5pm), the discussion was about buying art during a recession. "A recession...

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