Matthew Sweet and guests discuss Dennis Potter's television series The Singing Detective.
Presented by Anne McElvoy. With a discussion about the life of film director Ken Russell.
Philip Dodd talks to financier and philanthropist George Soros.
Matthew Sweet investigates the phenomenon of The Avengers.
Philip Dodd talks to Steven Pinker about our increasingly peaceful society.
Presented by Matthew Sweet. With Ronan Bennett on his new TV drama Top Boy.
Philip Dodd talks to novelist Jeanette Winterson about her new memoir.
Philip Dodd talks to Chris Patten, the new chairman of the BBC Trust.
Matthew Sweet presents a first night review of Mike Bartlett's new play 13.
Rana Mitter talks to biologist Nathan Wolfe about his new book The Viral Storm.