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
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.
TV and Radio
13 September 2012
It's oh so quiet.
Culture
05 September 2012
Woman’s Hour BBC Radio 4 “I’m not a wild, wicked woman,” pleads Sally, a caller to Woman...
TV and Radio
30 August 2012
John Williams at 80 ClassicFM Two programmes promised specifics and intensity but only occasionally delivered....
TV and Radio
23 August 2012
A comprehensive and amusing documentary about University Challenge went out 50 years after its first episode was shown...

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