Josh Spero on Georgia O’Keeffe and women, money and art

Recently I was asked to write a piece for ES Magazine about why female artists make less money at auction than men; you can read the piece here. When a painting by Georgia O’Keeffe fetched $44 million at auction a few weeks later, Newshour on the World Service asked me on to talk about women, … More Josh Spero on Georgia O’Keeffe and women, money and art

Mispronouncing words on Broadcasting House

Last Sunday I reviewed the papers on BBC Radio 4’s Broadcasting House with the legendary, irascible Ann Leslie, a journalist I’ve admired for many years, and Richard Madeley, who has luxuriant hair. I managed to mispronounce the word ‘gasket’ as we talked about Theresa May’s diabetes, the Spanish train crash and Daniel Barenboim at the … More Mispronouncing words on Broadcasting House