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  1. 31/01/2007

    John Wilson with arts news, interviews and reviews.

    First broadcast: 31 Jan 2007

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  2. 29/01/2007

    With Mark Lawson, including an interview with screenwriter Troy Kennedy Martin.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2007

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  3. 19/01/2007

    Arts news, interviews and reviews, with Kirsty Lang.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2007

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  4. 15/09/2006

    Kirsty Lang talks to Adam Ant about his career and manic depression.

    First broadcast: 15 Sep 2006

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  5. 14/06/2006

    Kurt Vonnegut, author of Slaughterhouse Five, speaking as he publishes a memoir.

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2006

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  6. Kurt Vonnegut

    Mark Lawson interviews the writer Kurt Vonnegut at the age of 83.

    First broadcast: 06 Feb 2006

  7. David Attenborough

    Mark Lawson interviews David Attenborough about his series on invertebrates.

    First broadcast: 15 Nov 2005

  8. Kate Bush

    In a rare interview, musician Kate Bush talks about her work to John Wilson.

    First broadcast: 01 Nov 2005

  9. Alan Bennett

    The writer Alan Bennett talks about his life and his new book Untold Stories.

    First broadcast: 04 Oct 2005

  10. Sir Paul McCartney

    In conversation with John Wilson, Paul McCartney reveals how he writes songs.

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2005

  11. John Irving

    John Irving author of A Prayer for Owen Meany and The Cider House Rules.

    First broadcast: 28 Jul 2005

  12. 05/04/2005

    Marilynne Robinson author of novels including Housekeeping and Gilead.

    First broadcast: 05 Apr 2005

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  13. 04/11/2004

    Tom Wolfe discusses new journalism and a novel depicting sex amongst college kids.

    First broadcast: 04 Nov 2004

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  14. Muriel Spark

    In an extended interview, Mark Lawson talks to novelist Muriel Spark.

    First broadcast: 26 Feb 2004

  15. Edward Albee

    Playwright Edward Albee discusses his career.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2004

  16. 29/09/2003

    William Boyd and Valerie Grove discuss the diaries of author John Fowles.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2003

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  17. 19/09/2003

    Sue Townsend and Francine Stock discuss The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2003

  18. Don DeLillo

    Don DeLillo author of Libra, Underworld and now Cosmopolis.

    First broadcast: 27 May 2003

  19. 23/10/2002

    Mark Lawson interviews Booker Prize winner Yann Martel about his novel Life of Pi.

    First broadcast: 23 Oct 2002

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  20. 30/05/2002

    Jonathan Safran Foer author of novels including Everything is Illuminated.

    First broadcast: 30 May 2002

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  21. 18/03/2002

    John Updike speaking on his 70th birthday.

    First broadcast: 18 Mar 2002

  22. 27/12/2001

    Patricia Cornwell discusses her life and her career as a crime writer.

    First broadcast: 27 Dec 2001

  23. 09/10/2001

    Playwright August Wilson discusses his attitude to writing.

    First broadcast: 09 Oct 2001

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  24. Ian McEwan

    Mark Lawson talks to writer Ian McEwan about his work in a programme from 2001.

    First broadcast: 21 Sep 2001

  25. Sir Paul McCartney

    Sir Paul McCartney talks about the lyrics to some of the Beatles' most famous songs.

    First broadcast: 07 May 2001

  26. Bread and Roses review; Irvine Welsh; Artemis Fowl

    Author Irvine Welsh discusses his life and work with Mark Lawson.

    First broadcast: 24 Apr 2001

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  27. Anna Friel in Lulu; 15 Minutes review; Doris Lessing; Stories of the Woods

    Doris Lessing discusses her life and career with Mark Lawson.

    First broadcast: 20 Mar 2001

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  28. 08/11/2000

    Mark Lawson talks to author Margaret Atwood about winning the Booker Prize for Fiction.

    First broadcast: 08 Nov 2000

  29. 13/07/2000

    Dave Eggers author of A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius talks to Mark Lawson.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2000

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  30. 11/06/1999

    Tom Wolfe explains the ideas behind new journalism.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 1999

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