Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Donald Smith reads instalments of the short story, The Boat by Alasdair Macleod
Archive recordings and poem readings pay tribute to the familiar chimes
A special season of readings for the summer
Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature
Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres
Short stories written by comedians and read by them at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Series of short stories written by leading literary voices from around the Commonwealth
Leading scientists address letters to Charles Darwin
U2's singer Bono reads his own poem, Elvis, and weaves it into an atmospheric sound-scape.
Short stories written by the English author Fay Weldon
The eventful career and turbulent life of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin
Three stories inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow and Cowardly Lion's quests.
Five writers consider the momentous events that are reshaping the Arab world
Peter White visits Argentina to hear about the work of blind fabulist Jorge Luis Borges.
The monologues of Marriott Edgar, performed by actors and comedians
The American essayist presents a series of audience readings.
Weird and wonderful tales by the American sci-fi writer
By John Peacock. Three short stories narrated by characters involved in notorious scandals
Three stories that trace Glasgow's connections to empire and the products of slavery.
Series of monologues exploring the link between food and memory.
Radio 3's cabaret of the word...
Ciaran Hinds introduces a series of letters written 100 years ago by people on-board
World Book Club invites the globe's great authors to discuss their best known novel.