Matthew Sweet talks to the comedian Ken Dodd about his eight decades as an entertainer.
Philip Dodd and guests explore Muriel Spark's novel The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.
Anne McElvoy reviews Ridley Scott's Prometheus and talks to historian Antony Beevor.
Philip Dodd with a review of a new production of Sophocles's tragedy, Antigone.
Writer John Irving talks to Rana Mitter about his new novel, In One Person.
Matthew Sweet discusses the new film The Angels' Share. ITEM USES THE STRONGEST LANGUAGE.
Anne McElvoy meets neuroscientist David Eagleman.
Philip Dodd examines optimistic signs of a renaissance of Sicilian culture.
Samira Ahmed meets poet and writer Jackie Kay and philosopher Michael Sandel.
Matthew Sweet talks to authors Marilynne Robinson and John Healy.