Philip Dodd presents a Landmark edition of the programme devoted to Charles Dickens.
Matthew Sweet discusses Dreams of a Life, a new film about the forgotten in society.
Rana Mitter discusses Zoopolis, a new book on the relationship between animals and humans.
Philip Dodd asks whether we are witnessing the death of politics.
Philip Dodd discusses the film The Mysteries of Lisbon, set in 19th-century Portugal.
Matthew Sweet hosts a review of international arts with critics from around the world.
Anne McElvoy and guests discuss the question of what are schools really for.
Anne McElvoy interviews film director Martin Scorsese about his new film Hugo.
Rana Mitter talks to writer Owen Shears, and discusses artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini.
Matthew Sweet and guests discuss Dennis Potter's television series The Singing Detective.