Antonia Quirke is an author and journalist. She is a presenter on The Film Programme and Pick of the Week (Radio 4) and Film 2015 and The One Show (BBC 1). She writes a column on radio for the New Statesman.

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TV and Radio
03 July 2008
The Wimbledon coverage (Radio 5 Live, on a loop) continues to perk up your reviewer, particularly with regard to any...
TV and Radio
26 June 2008
Acid House: the Next Generation (24 June, 10.30pm-11.30pm, Radio 2) cast an eye over twenty years of raving and...
Books
26 June 2008
Some of the worst fights I've ever had were with a boyfriend over who got to keep what river when we split up, Windrush...
TV and Radio
19 June 2008
The BBC's ongoing Focus on China season featured the first of four essays by Patrick Wright on our historical attitude...
TV and Radio
12 June 2008
The ingenious pace and weird poetry of the documentary Between the Ears: Staring at the Wall (7 June, 9.30pm, Radio 3)...
Culture
05 June 2008
For an agonising 14 minutes last Sunday Marcus Brigstocke was shown around Westminster and tried to make jokes (On...
Film
05 June 2008
I was having a drink last week with a couple of people who work in the film business and one of them said: "Have you...
TV and Radio
29 May 2008
The George Lamb show on 6 Music (Mondays-Fridays, 10am-1pm) continues to inspire more than 3,000 signatures in an...
TV and Radio
22 May 2008
Radio 4's documentary to mark the 50th anniversary of the first performance of A Taste of Honey (22 May, 11.30am)...
Music and Performance
15 May 2008
A word of praise for Tom Service's rare interview with the mighty Polish pianist and eccentric Krystian Zimerman (Music...
Culture
08 May 2008
The big question of the week was not "Did Ken always look this much like Ethel Merman?" but "Is Robbie Williams...
Culture
01 May 2008
If you had ever hoped for an accessible programme on the geometric methods adopted to examine the space in multiple...
TV and Radio
24 April 2008
The vital noises of the week came courtesy of BBC Radio 3's idiosyncratic world-music broadcast Late Junction. In a St...
Ideas
03 April 2008
Eighteen months ago Catherine Sanderson, a Yorkshire-born thirtysomething secretary, was living in Paris writing a blog...
Human Rights
03 April 2008
Radio 4's season of programmes looking at the pivotal political and cultural events of 1968 continued with 4.4.68 (29...

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