Back up to: The Essay
5/5 Writer/director Lou Stein reveals how his son, who has Down's Syndrome, inspires his work.
4/5 Composer James MacMillan argues for the traditions of fatherhood to be re-discovered.
3/5 Author Abdulrazak Gurnah makes contact with his father after a long period of absence.
2/5 Artist John Keane discusses how his children have influenced how he sees his work.
1/5 Writer/director Lou Stein explores the impact of fatherhood on creativity.