A Good Read is an Arts programme.

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A Good Read

Frances O'Grady of the TUC and medical historian Ruth Richardson join Harriett Gilbert to talk about their favourite books, including Booker prize-winner The Gathering by Anne Enright, and TS Eliot's poem Four Quartets. The presenter discusses The Box of Delights by John Masefield.

Genre: Arts

Running Time: 30 minutes (approx)

When is A Good Read next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Extra September 27th, 6:30pm and on BBC Radio 4 Extra September 28th, 12:30am. See more...

Main Cast

Harriett Gilbert
Tiff Stevenson
Mona Arshi
Neil Brand
Malaika Kegode
Miles Jupp
Michelle Paver
Frances O'Grady
Ben Goldacre
Ruth Richardson
Barb Jungr
Image for Eileen AtkinsEileen Atkins
Image for Vanessa RedgraveVanessa Redgrave
Image for Sally PhillipsSally Phillips
Kamal Ahmed
Image for Neil PearsonNeil Pearson
Image for David MorrisseyDavid Morrissey
Pippa Haywood
Helen Lederer
Image for Fiona ShawFiona Shaw