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Meet the Writers, 34

30 July 2016

Want to know more about the authors behind your favourite books? Tune in to discover the methods of – and inspiration behind – some of the world’s most exciting writers. Every Saturday, Georgina Godwin hosts an in-depth…

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The Stack, 205

30 July 2016

Monocle’s editor in chief Tyler Brûlé joins creative director Richard Spencer Powell and Winkreative’s senior strategist Adam Thompson to browse through the pages of the special 40th-anniversary edition of ‘Popeye’ magazine…

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The Sessions at Midori House, 74

30 July 2016

Meet the latest producer to catch our attention among the swarm of south London musicians that are putting the area on the musical map. He plays us a set of songs from his debut album ‘Couch Baby’.

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The Cinema Show, 34

29 July 2016

We discuss the director’s latest film, ‘Wiener-Dog’, and a career that spans more than 20 years. Plus: Susan Seidelman, director of ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’, looks back at her 1982 cult hit ‘Smithereens’ – and this…

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The Monocle Arts Review, 360

29 July 2016

We take a look at the fascinating tale behind the pseudonym of Laura Albert in ‘Author: The JT LeRoy Story’. Plus: an all-action adventure in the latest from the Bourne franchise, ‘Jason Bourne’, and family fun with ever…

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The Monocle Arts Review, 359

28 July 2016

We take a look at the recently announced Man Booker Prize long list and review three new fiction releases: ‘Augustown’ by Kei Miller; ‘The Dog Who Dared to Dream’ by Sun-mi Hwang; and ‘Smoke’ by Dan Vyleta.

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The Monocle Arts Review, 358

27 July 2016

We find out if the magic of JK Rowling’s writing translates to stage as ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ hits the West End. Plus: we review an outdoor performance of ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ and Rebel Wilson’s turn in…

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The Monocle Arts Review, 357

26 July 2016

On this week’s music review we have a trio of country break-up songs courtesy of Margo Price, Robert Ellis and Miranda Lambert.

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Culture with Robert Bound, 250

25 July 2016

The iconic Four Seasons restaurant has served its final meal in its current guise, as it leaves the Seagram Building on Park Avenue in New York. As the contents of the restaurant come up for sale we take a look around to…

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The Monocle Arts Review, 356

25 July 2016

We take a look at David Bowie’s art collection as it goes up for sale at Sotheby’s. Plus: we visit some of London’s top art shows, including Yayoi Kusama at the Victoria Miro Gallery, William Eggleston at the National…

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Meet the Writers, 33

23 July 2016

Georgina Godwin has the Demon Dog himself on the other side of the microphone. James Ellroy, master of noir crime fiction, talks about his work and intriguing – and at times horrific – backstory. He also tells us how God…

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The Stack, 204

23 July 2016

We meet the editor of ‘Positive’ magazine Giacomo Cosua, hear from Monocle correspondent Tom Burges Watson on the new kiosks in Paris and speak to Angharad Lewis, author of a new book on how to publish a magazine.

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The Cinema Show, 33

22 July 2016

Darting through the hallways of the British Museum and over the rooftop of Scotland Yard, we present a tour of Alfred Hitchcock’s London. Plus: jazz composer David Braid’s soundtrack to the Chet Baker biopic ‘Born to be…

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