Ideas of home: Marilynne Robinson, Edwin Heathcote, Thomas Harding, Imtiaz Dharker.
Matthew Sweet with The Invention of Nature, The Cabaret of Plants and The Black Panthers.
Meera Syal and Tanika Gupta talk to Rana Mitter about turning Anita and Me into a play.
Salman Rushdie talks to Philip Dodd. Plus historian Niall Ferguson on Henry Kissinger.
Matthew Sweet with Peter Davidson and Alexandra Harris on Britain's weather and twilight.
For National Poetry Day, Matthew Sweet discusses Walt Whitman's collection Leaves of Grass
Zoe Wanamaker, David Suchet and Antony Sher talk about interpreting Arthur Miller's work.
James Fenton on his poetic career, Suffragette reviewed and Thatcher's legacy discussed.
Matthew Sweet looks at Macbeth on film and talks to Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro.
Philip Dodd presents a discussion about populism in politics and culture.