W1A falls short of the real absurdity of life at the BBC

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A critical review of the BBC Two observational comedy W1A, arguing that the institutional chasm between executives and the freelancers and short-term employees who make programmes should not be glossed over. The article was the 'most read' piece in the Arts & Culture section of The Conversation in the week beginning 30 March 2014
Period26 Mar 2014
Held atThe Conversation, United Kingdom


  • Television
  • BBC