Steven Fielding looks at the impact of British dystopian political fiction.
BBC Radio 4
1/3 Frances Fyfield examines Copland's ballet score at the Library of Congress, Washington DC.
Michael challenges the idea that modernism was a reaction to the shock and savagery of WWI
Thousands of Bradford babies are being followed in the biggest health survey of its kind.
In 1971 one man leaked thousands of pages of secret US government documents to the press.
BBC World Service
The mystery of an unidentified young man found dead on a west London street
Michael tackles the abiding image of Britain's lack of preparedness for the Great War.
Simon Armitage explores the creative possibilities opened up by Oblique Strategies cards.
A child's eye view of life in Berlin in the aftermath of World War II
Michael challenges the idea that Irish rebellion started with the Easter Rising of 1916.