Next week’s radio: from Birth Of Love to Great Lives

Rufus Wainwright. Photograph: Richard Saker If you listen to the people who write pop songs, romantic love, that quest to find the one other person with whom you are destined to share your life, is an impulse which is buried deep in the natural world. Just when you least expect it, as they like to say so often, zing will go the strings of your heart.
If on the other hand you attend to Dr Laura Ashe on The Birth Of Love (Wed, 11am, R4), romantic love is actually one of those things we learned about a 100 years after the Norman conquest. Up to the 12th century, knights had regarded biffing... read more

 
9 August 2014 in Showbiz, Views: 35
Source: Guardian
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