Antonia Quirke is an author and journalist.  She writes for the Financial Times, presents Pick of the Week on Radio 4 and Film 2013 on BBC 1. She writes a column on radio for the New Statesman. 

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Culture
03 January 2013
Belle de Jour’s History of Anon Radio 4 A short series on the subject of anonymity in writing is presented by...
Culture
19 December 2012
Christmas radio Various stations Radio this Christmas has a particularly heavylidded sense of sweet familiarity....
TV and Radio
13 December 2012
Grimm Thoughts - review.
TV and Radio
06 December 2012
One to One BBC Radio 4 A short interview with the 75-year-old Russian pianist Vladimir Ashkenazy (who quit the USSR...
TV and Radio
29 November 2012
The Essay BBC Radio 3 A series of The Essay – Radio 3’s routinely excellent and varied late-night...
Culture
29 November 2012
The Richard Burton Diaries Edited by Chris Williams Yale University Press, 704pp, £25 The most captivating...
TV and Radio
22 November 2012
A Place for Us BBC Radio 4 A beautifully simple documentary heard from three of the 1,277 teenagers currently...
15 November 2012
Ghost Stories of E Nesbit BBC Radio 4 Extra Proving that there is little on the radio this time of year more...
TV and Radio
08 November 2012
The Treehouse BBC London 94.9 Another week, another sacking. This time, Danny Baker, whose afternoon show The...
Culture
01 November 2012
Just over two years ago listeners started to comment about the reduction of the arts coverage on the already cuts-laden...
Culture
25 October 2012
Tasting Notes Classic FM “Now we drift slowly into the north of the Bordeaux region to Libourne with its...
TV and Radio
11 October 2012
An entertaining case for a green-isled monster.
Culture
04 October 2012
Boston Calling BBC World Service A new weekly show on the World Service (Saturdays, 7.32pm) concentrates entirely on...
Culture
27 September 2012
The Reluctant Lama Radio 4 In a departure for the usually painstakingly neutral Radio 4 documentary, the presenter...
TV and Radio
20 September 2012
A winning combination of arrogance and slur.

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