World famous sociologist Amitai Etzioni offers us a compelling alternative to the greed and obsessive consumerism of our age, which he says caused the current economic crisis
Teju Cole on going beyond the personal and the present, to experience a city through the lives of its past inhabitants.
Dr Daniel Müllensiefen
The German musicologist Dr Daniel Müllensiefen on the rights and wrongs of musical plagiarism.
SIXTY SECOND IDEA TO CHANGE THE WORLD
Our Sixty Second Idea to Save the World is delivered this week by German musicologist Daniel Müllensiefen who thinks we should limit the human mating season to two months per year.
IN NEXT WEEK'S PROGRAMME
In Next Week’s Programme – The celebrated South African animation artist William Kentridge on how his work reflects the decay and rebirth of his native land …
And that ever fascinating subject - the role of digital media in personal relationships.