Category Archives: Programmes

Details of Arts radio or tv programmes, and appearances by Arts academics

New OU/BBC series ‘The Detectives: Murder on the Streets’

Wednesday 20 September sees the start of the second series of a new and chilling BBC/OU Co-production The Detectives: Murder on the Streets on BBC2 at 21:00, produced with the support of The Faculty of Business and Law and The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. Continue reading

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Prof Susheila Nasta on ‘The Books That Made Britain’

Professor Emerita Susheila Nasta appeared as an expert in BBC One’s The Books that Made Britain. Interviewed by Suggs, they spoke about Sam Selvon’s The Lonely Londoners, a classic novel about Black London in the 1950s. Continue reading

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OU/BBC Series ‘Sleuths, Spies & Sorcerers: Andrew Marr’s Paperback Heroes’

On Monday 17th October, the first of a new three part OU/BBC series “Sleuths, Spies & Sorcerers: Andrew Marr’s Paperback Heroes” on BBC4 at 21:00 (repeated on the two consecutive nights, and available on BBCiPlayer). Continue reading

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