Novelists who take on another writer's characters, with guests including PD James.
BBC Radio 4
John Wilson talks to singers Tony Bennett, Johnny Mathis, Jack Jones, Bruce Forsyth.
Novelists from India and Pakistan on writing about profound social and political shifts.
Mark Lawson talks to singers Joseph Calleja, Ian Bostridge, Mark Padmore and Iestyn Davies
The Boxing Day Quiz! Mark Lawson poses cultural brain-teasers to writers and performers.
Mark Lawson unwraps more new interviews with arts headline-makers of 2011.
Mark Lawson unwraps a selection of new interviews with the arts headline-makers of 2011.
Paul Merton on the Artist; Adele's producer Paul Epworth; new neon artwork for Salford.
Michelle Yeoh on The Lady; book cover design in the digital age; music picks of 2011.
Interview with Jennifer Saunders and the verdict on the latest Mission: Impossible film.
Former Python Terry Jones; young James Herriot and Morse on TV; old carols in new clothes.
David Fincher on The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo; crime book round-up; Vikram Seth.
John Wilson interviews Simon Schama on government art; panto first-timers; Fiona Banner.
Mark Lawson meets David Jason and reviews Robert Downey Jr. as Sherlock Holmes.
Meryl Streep on playing Margaret Thatcher; the pick of books for children.
Comedy DVD round-up; Sophie Okonedo in Haunted Child; artist Graham Sutherland reassessed.
Kirsty Lang with Annie Lennox; Nick Park on his new music video; The Ladykillers reviewed.
Mark Lawson with songwriter Carole King; author Don DeLillo; Eddie Redmayne as Richard II.
Amy Winehouse's posthumous CD; Brian Sewell on his memoirs; New Year's Eve reviewed.
Mark Lawson talks to John Cleese about his career, from Monty Python to his Alimony Tour.
The Heart of Robin Hood at the RSC; Tracy Chevalier and Joanna Trollope.
Kirsty Lang talks to Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz and reviews the film The Big Year.