Venice Unravelled [The Essay]

Episodes

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01At Home2015011220160808 (R3)

Polly Coles on what 'home' and 'house' mean to various types of residents in Venice today.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02Tinseltown2015011320160809 (R3)

Writer Polly Coles focuses on the impact of celebrity on Venice.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03The Writing on the Wall2015011420160810 (R3)

On the recent Biennale fashion of rigging-up neon strips of random text around Venice.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04So Near to Venice2015011520160812 (R3)

Focusing on the residents of Venice who serve the many tourists who arrive each year.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.