Anne McElvoy interviews Claire Messud and reviews a biopic with Al Pacino as Phil Spector.
BBC Radio 3
With Matthew Sweet. Including Melanie Phillips on her autobiography Guardian Angel.
Philip Dodd reviews Britten's Gloriana, talks to TJ Clark about Lowry and discusses porn.
Anne McElvoy presents arts and cultural debate.
Presented by Philip Dodd. Memory Palace at the V&A, and Iain Banks's The Wasp Factory.
Matthew Sweet and David Kynaston discuss Britain in the late 1950s.
Anne McElvoy talks to Neil Gaiman. Plus Visions of the Universe and debating 'privilege'.
Samira Ahmed talks to Joss Whedon about his film version of Much Ado About Nothing.
With Matthew Sweet. Including a review of James's Baldwin's drama The Amen Corner.
Philip Dodd and guests on the Slade School artists. Plus Turkey and Kierkergaard.
Presented by Anne McElvoy. Including a review of an exhibition devoted to Marc Chagall.
Presented by Philip Dodd. With Bill Viola, A Satire of the Three Estatess and Norma Percy.
With Rana Mitter. Including discussions about China and India.
Includes the film Behind the Candelabra, art historian TJ Clark and historian Fern Riddell