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The Curator

The best of the week on Monocle 24, compiled into one show.

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Highlights from Monocle 24:

Fernando Augusto Pacheco presents a selection of highlights from the past week on Monocle 24 including: the former governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, and Audi’s senior vice-president of brand Henrik Wenders. Plus: the critically acclaimed singer songwriter Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay from folk band Tunng discuss their side-project, Lump.

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5111 Aug 2021
1 hour

Highlights from Monocle 24: 

Fernando Augusto Pacheco presents a selection of highlights from the past week on Monocle 24 including: the former governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, and Audi’s senior vice-president of brand Henrik Wenders. Plus: the critically acclaimed singer songwriter Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay from folk band Tunng discuss their side-project, Lump.

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51025 Jul 2021
1 hour

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As Tokyo 2020 finally gets underway, we look back at some of our coverage so far. Professional whistler Molly Lewis discusses her debut EP ‘The Forgotten Edge’ and how to whistle well. Plus: we head to Colombia for a refreshing summer drink.

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50918 Jul 2021
1 hour

Highlights from Monocle 24: 

We look back at Monocle 24’s coverage of the unrest in South Africa and meet Oskar Smolokowski, the chairman of Polaroid, to hear how the company plans to reinvent itself. Plus, Jessica Rosval, head chef of Casa Maria Luigia, Massimo Bottura’s elegant country hotel in Modena, shares a favourite recipe.

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50811 Jul 2021
1 hour

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Highlights from the past week on Monocle 24 including: former Haitian prime minister Laurent Lamothe on the assassination of the country’s president; top career diplomat Sir William Patey warns of strife in Afghanistan following the US troop withdrawal from the country; and ‘We Need to Talk About Kevin’ author Lionel Shriver discusses her latest work.

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5074 Jul 2021
1 hour

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Highlights from Monocle 24 including: Judit Polgár, the greatest female chess player of all time; chef and author Hugh Amano shares a simple way to make Japanese gyoza at home; and we head to South Tyrol to discover some traditional mountain spa techniques.

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50627 Jun 2021
1 hour

Highlights from Monocle 24: 

All the best bits from the past seven days on Monocle 24, carefully curated into a 60-minute show. This week: Alfonso Cuarón and Chaitanya Tamhane discuss their latest film, ‘The Disciple’; we discover the important role Uruguay is playing during this year’s Copa America; and senior correspondent Fernando Augusto Pacheco lays bare the issue of sex in the multiplex.

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50520 Jun 2021
1 hour

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All the best bits from the past seven days on Monocle 24, including Jim MacMillan, founder of The True Honey Co; author Edward-Isaac Dovere; and artist and designer Yinka Ilori.

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50413 Jun 2021
1 hour

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Highlights from the past week on Monocle 24 including: Scottish author Andrew O’Hagan on his coming of age novel, ‘Mayflies’; explorer and entrepreneur David de Rothschild discusses his award-winning mezcal brand The Lost Explorer; and the author and food writer Ed Smith shares a simple yet delicious recipe.

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5036 Jun 2021
1 hour

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Highlights from the past seven days on Monocle 24 including: Dr Fauci on the US response and what’s ahead, Tom Jones on his new album ‘Surrounded by Time’ and a top cocktail recipe by Maxim Schulte of London’s Kol Mezcaleria.

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50230 May 2021
1 hour

A Venice Architecture Biennale special: 

In this special edition of ‘The Curator’, we recap the best of Monocle’s coverage of the opening of the long-awaited Venice Architecture Biennale. We stop off at the Grenada pavilion to speak to its curator and director Bryan Bullen. We explore the Polish pavilion to learn about an installation called “Trouble in Paradise” examining tensions in the Polish countryside. And we peel open the pages of Monocle’s special edition newspaper for the biennale.

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50123 May 2021
1 hour

Eurovision special: 

In a special episode of ‘The Curator’, we look back at our Eurovision coverage from the past week, from meeting some of the favorites to win to those that make the day possible.

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50016 May 2021
1 hour

The rise of vaccine hesitation: 

In this special episode of ‘The Curator’, we look back over our five-part series exploring the rise of vaccine hesitation. From journalists in the midst of it to health researchers and virologists from Perth to Chicago, we look at the problems this scepticism can cause – and how it should be combated.

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4999 May 2021
1 hour

Highlights from Monocle 24: 

The best of the past week on Monocle 24, including: Helsinki’s outgoing mayor, Jan Vapaavuori; Frank Cooper III, senior managing director and global chief marketing officer at BlackRock; and South African-born designer Nkuli Mlangeni-Berg.

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4982 May 2021
1 hour

Highlights from Monocle 24: 

Highlights from the past seven days on Monocle 24 hosted by Carlota Rebelo. This week we look back on president Biden’s first 100 days in office, head to Venezuela for a favourite cocktail recipe and meet Peter Laurie, chief executive of Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.

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49725 Apr 2021
1 hour

Highlights from Monocle 24: 

Highlights from the past seven days on Monocle 24. This week: the IOC’s Gavin McAlpine discusses the mammoth task of putting on the games; chef Alice Delcourt of Milan’s Erba Brusca restaurant shares a favourite recipe; and travel writer Julia Cooke discusses her new book ‘Come Fly The World: The Women of Pan Am at War and Peace’.

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