Sir Nicholas Hytner, posthumanism, and the inner city gangs attempting peace negotiations.
BBC Radio 3
Author Mohsin Hamid talks to Samira Ahmed about his latest novel.
Including James Wood, Michael Grigsby, Margaret Mountford on Pompeii, In the House.
Anne McElvoy chairs a debate entitled Hell is Other People at Free Thinking 2012. (R)
Presented by Anne McElvoy. Including The Book of Mormon, constitutions, press regulation.
Rana Mitter presents a special edition for Radio 3's Baroque Spring season.
Philip Dodd talks to the philosopher Noam Chomsky and the biographer Anthony Seldon.
Matthew Sweet talks to award-winning Spanish novelist Javier Marias about his new novel.
Anne McElvoy talks to celebrated Balkan novelist and essayist Aleksandar Hemon.
George Bellows, Geoff Mulgan, psychology as a science, and Ken Loach's Spirit of '45.
Presented by Samira Ahmed. With Yael Farber, Kevin Fong, John Agard and Carlos Reygadas.
Matthew Sweet is joined by Irish novelist Julia O'Faolain.
Michael Axworthy talks to Anne McElvoy about his new book Revolutionary Iran.
Rana Mitter presents. With Danny Boyle, Ruth Ozeki and a discussion on David Livingstone.
With Matthew Sweet. Including the play The Audience and the film Side Effects.
Philip Dodd and sex in the Arab world, a new Age of enlightenment, the Louvre as history.