Vaclav Havel, Kim Jong-il, Chris Athey, Cesaria Evora and Russell Hoban
Matthew Bannister on
The mysterious life of the North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. We hear from the former British Charge D'Affaires in Pyongyang and the film actress who says she was kidnapped by "The Dear Leader".
Also Chris Athey - the educational psychologist who championed the Teletubbies
Russell Hoban, author of both children's and adult fiction, including his vision of a post apocalyptic world "Riddley Walker"
Cesaria Evora - the singer from Cape Verde known as the Barefoot Diva
and the Czech playwright and President Vaclav Havel remembered by his friend Ivan Klima and Sir John Tusa.