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Sunday Feature Episode guide

  1. How Did Scotland's Artists Turn Nationalist?

    Stuart Kelly examines why many Scottish artists today have declared for independence.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2014

  2. World War One: Cradle of Jazz

    Alyn Shipton charts the musical and social changes behind the emergence of jazz.

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2014

  3. Music in the Great War: Gavrilo Princip's Footprint

    Maria Margaronis explores the legacy of Gavrilo Princip, whose shots sparked WWI.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2014

  4. Bannockburn Begins

    Novelist Louise Welsh explores meanings, ancient and modern, of the battle of Bannockburn.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2014

  5. Dennis Potter - With Aggressive Affection

    Matthew Sweet reassseses the life, work and legacy of playwright Dennis Potter.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2014

  6. Sonic Art Boom - The Art of Noise

    Composer Dan Jones celebrates sound art and The Art of Noise Manifesto.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2014

  7. Clocks and Clouds: An adventure around Gyorgy Ligeti

    A portrait of a magnificent and mischievous musical spirit, Gyorgy Ligeti.

    First broadcast: 25 May 2014

  8. Per Petterson

    Per Petterson, writer of Out Stealing Horses, on writing, tragedy and not making things up

    First broadcast: 18 May 2014

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  9. Dylan Thomas the Radio Poet

    Writer Rachel Trezise tells the story of Dylan Thomas's broadcasting life.

    First broadcast: 04 May 2014

  10. Educating Isaac

    Nicholas Baragwanath explores a forgotten mode of music education once used in Naples.

    First broadcast: 27 Apr 2014

  11. Shakespeare: For and Against

    Playwright Mark Ravenhill asks if Shakespeare's genius is beyond question.

    First broadcast: 20 Apr 2014

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  12. Merchant Ivory - Classics, Celluloid and Class

    Laurence Scott re-assesses the work of the film-making team known as Merchant Ivory.

    First broadcast: 06 Apr 2014

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  13. Billy - The Other Lloyd Webber

    Andrew Green explores the life and little-heard romantic music of William Lloyd Webber.

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2014

  14. Music and the Jews

    Norman Lebrecht examines the complex relationship between music and Jewish identity

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  15. Living with Memory in Rwanda

    Zoe Norridge reports from Rwanda on how the country's devastating genocide is remembered.

    First broadcast: 02 Mar 2014

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  16. Eileen Gray: The Missing Heart of Design

    Fiona Shaw explores the life and work of Irish-born designer and architect Eileen Gray.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2014

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  17. Faith Without God

    Michael Goldfarb on the first thought systems in which Man was the measure of all things

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  18. Shanghai - World City Redux

    Rana Mitter on how today's ultra-modern Shanghai is rediscovering its glamorous past.

    First broadcast: 26 Jan 2014

  19. Albrecht Durer: Printing Press Native

    Charlotte Higgins charts the printing prowess of German Renaissance artist Albrecht Durer.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2014

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  20. Somme

    Paul Farley visits the Somme, a river whose sleepy character belies its violent history.

    First broadcast: 05 Jan 2014

  21. Anything But Banal - The Fascination of the Villain

    Paul Allen explores, with Britain's leading actors, the allure of the villain in drama.

    First broadcast: 29 Dec 2013

  22. Ideas of Germany

    Anne McElvoy considers how Germans see their country's cultural role.

    First broadcast: 15 Dec 2013

  23. The Invisible Theatre: Wagner's Opera House in Bayreuth

    Tom Service and others explore the ideas behind Wagner's own opera house in Bayreuth.

    First broadcast: 08 Dec 2013

  24. A Profile of Ken Adam: The Spectre of Modernism

    Matthew Sweet meets film production designer Ken Adam, famous for Bond and Dr Strangelove.

    First broadcast: 01 Dec 2013

  25. Britten 100: Cultural Conchies

    Exploring the background to the pacifism which was central to Britten's creative vision.

    First broadcast: 17 Nov 2013

  26. Albert Camus: Inside the Outsider

    Andrew Hussey celebrates the life and work of French writer and philosopher Albert Camus.

    First broadcast: 03 Nov 2013

  27. Free Thinking: Production Line Living

    AL Kennedy explores the impact and idea of Henry Ford's introduction of the assembly line.

    First broadcast: 27 Oct 2013

  28. The Devastation of British Art

    Diarmaid MacCulloch tells the story of iconoclasm during the English Reformation.

    First broadcast: 20 Oct 2013

  29. Fear and Trembling in Copenhagen - In Search of Soren Kierkegaard

    Nigel Warburton explores the life and work of Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2013

  30. Sound of Cinema: Composing for Hollywood

    Journalist Jonathan Coffey explores the business of writing music for the movies.

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2013

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