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Outlook: Gunter Demnig

this afternoon (wednesday 10th), 12.22-12.29pm (repeated 6.22-6.29pm), on bbc world service radio
outlook (presented by matthew bannister) includes …

Louise Gorman meets Gunter Demnig, a German artist who has been laying brass-covered cobblestones across 21 countries in Europe. Each stone is inscribed with a person’s name, date of birth and place of death.
Gunter has laid most of the 60-thousand stones, each one commemorating a Jewish victim of Nazi persecution between 1933 and 1945.”

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Art Spiegelman

this evening (wednesday 1st), 5.07-5.24pm, on bbc world service radio
outlook (presented by matthew bannister) leads with …

Art Spiegelman on why he made the epic comic book Maus.”

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Outlook: sunken treasure

this evening (monday11th), 8.23-8.29pm, on bbc world service radio
outlook (presented by nick ericsson) includes …

Ran Feinstein and Ofer Ra’anan are from the Israeli city of Ra’anana, and get together on free days and weekends to explore the coastline around the country.
Three months ago a dive off the ancient port of Caesarea brought some unexpected treasure… “

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Outlook: Gilad Millo

this morning (sunday 26th), 8.41-8.58am, on bbc world service radio
outlook weekend (presented by matthew bannister) concludes with …

Gilad Millo has become a pop sensation in Kenya, singing in both English and Swahili. But a lot of his fans have been surprised to discover that he is actually an Israeli ex-diplomat in his mid-40s.
When our reporter Andrea Kidd went to meet him in Nairobi, Gilad told her how he discovered that his first song Unajua had gone to number one.”

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Outlook: Next to Her

this evening (wednesday 25th), 8.33-8.42pm, on bbc world service radio
outlook (presented by matthew bannister) includes …

Liron Ben-Shlush is an Israeli actor who’s made a film inspired by her own experiences of growing up with a sister who had severe learning disabilities. Liron spoke to the BBC’s Judi Herman about writing and acting in the film Next to Her.”

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Outlook: autism

this evening (monday 9th), 8.41-8.50pm, on bbc world service radio
outlook (presented by jo fidgen) includes …

“When British journalist Jem Lester was told that his three-year-old son Noah was autistic the diagnosis was to affect every aspect of his family life.
He has recorded their life together in his debut novel, Shtum.”

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Outlook: Hasidic fashion

yesterday afternoon (monday 18th), 12.33-12.43pm, on bbc world service radio
outlook (presented by andrea catherwood) includes …

Simi Polonsky and Chaya Chanin are Hasidic Jewish sisters in Australia whose range of modest clothing is turning fashionable heads.”

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