The Essay Wagner's Philosophers, Wagner and the Philosophy of Revolution
2/5 AC Grayling focuses on the crucial years before and after the Dresden uprising of 1849.
Night Waves James Salter
Matthew Sweet talks to American novelist and short story writer James Salter.
The Essay Wagner's Philosophers, Wagner and German Idealism
1/5 Roger Scruton explores the philosophical background that influenced the young Wagner.
Night Waves Lee Smolin, Mafia, Not I, Inconceivable
Lee Smolin talks to Samira Ahmed about the way that the laws of physics change over time.
Sunday Feature Wagner: Making a National Hero
Stephen Johnson explores Wagner's heroes and how the composer became a national hero.