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OU on TV and radio this week - 09-02-13 to 15-02-13

Updated Friday 8th February 2013

A major new history tracks a century of music, while Evan Davis and guests consider the future for the printed word.

Saturday 9th February

Igor Stravinsky Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Library Of Congress George Bain Collection via Wikimedia Igor Stravinsky, BBC Four, Tuesday Midnight Blighty History Of Scotland
Neil Oliver explores the making of a nation.
Join Neil for a series of guided audio walks

5.30pm BBC Radio 4 The Bottom Line: Goodbye, paperbacks
Evan Davis and executives from publishing and epublishing consider the future of books on paper.
Watch: Larry Finlay of Random House shares the secrets of publishing

Monday 11th February

12.15am BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed: Organised crime
Laurie Taylor and guests explore the changing nature of organised crime in the UK.
Tracking the Italian mafia

Tuesday 12th February

1.00am Blighty History Of Scotland

11.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species
The last in the present series of the conservation programme.
Listen: How do you restore a historic landscape?

9.00pm BBC Four The Sound And The Fury: The Wrecking Ball
First of a new series exploring the 20th Century classical music experience, based on Alex Ross' best-selling book The Rest Is Noise.
20th Century Composers: Making The Connections

Wednesday 13th February

1.00am Blighty History Of Scotland

3.00am BBC Four The Sound And The Fury: The Wrecking Ball

4.00pm BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed

Thursday 14th February

1.00am Blighty History Of Scotland

8.30pm BBC Radio 4 The Bottom Line

9.00pm BBC Radio 4 Saving Species

Friday 15th February

1.00am BBC Four The Sound And The Fury: The Wrecking Ball

 

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