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Tobacco and Feathers… The Art of Looking

Conversation 8 November and 15 November online: Lauren Working and Lucy Powell discuss art, literature, and colonialism with art historian Stephanie Pratt, chaired by Alexandra Harris.

Difficult Paradises

Conversation: Tim Dee, Michael Malay, and Liam Olds ask what beauty means in the context of ecological renewal.

Wordsworth’s art of place

Essay: In the year of Wordsworth’s 250th birthday, Jessica Fay explores the contemplative stories he tells about ruins.

Literature for quiet times

Podcast: Alexandra Harris talks to Kate McLoughlin about William Cowper’s great poem of quiet home life, The Task.