4/5 An author explains Roland Barthes's significance to them.
5/5 Michael Wood tries to define Roland Barthes, who redefined himself throughout his career.
Sheila Hancock, Neil Bartlett, Bim Adewunmi and headteacher Jonny Mitchell debate rules.
3/5 Design historian Penny Sparke charts the influence Barthes has had on her career.
David Yelland, Shelina Zahra Janmohamed, Sally Marlow and Barry Smith discuss alcohol.
2/5 Writer Nick James assesses the impact Roland Barthes still has on the way we look at film.
Writers Anne Fine and Tobias Jones and Prof Sarah Cunningham-Burley discuss family life.
1/5 Cultural historian Andrew Hussey examines Roland Barthes's impact in Europe in the 1960s.
Philip Dodd explores the writing and legacy of Angela Carter.
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch, who is joined by actor and presenter Alexander Armstrong.