Martin Sixsmith asks how the idea, image and interpretation of Stalin has haunted Russia.
Film historian Ian Christie on the first screening in 1895 of projected motion pictures.
Turkish writer Elif Shafak joins Anne McElvoy in conversation at Sage Gateshead.
Ian McMillan presents Radio 3's cabaret of the word.
A story by DJ Taylor about an ageing couple's association with a bygone literary set.
Lars Tharp, Julia Eccleshare and Ian McMillan consider the work of Hans Christian Andersen
3/5 Historian Amanda Vickery explores the life of Elizabeth Parker Shackleton.
Rana Mitter explores the links between the behaviour of animals and humans.
Tim Jones and Roderick Swanston explore the nature of Mozart's piano concertos.
Rana Mitter considers the lure of Antarctica for our imaginations and for explorers.
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