Lesley Chamberlain tells the story of the Red Princess, Sofka Skipworth.
Juliet Gardiner profiles Barbara Hepworth, Britain's most successful female sculptor.
Jan Morris, who first reported the conquest of Everest, looks back on her adventures.
Norman Lebrecht explores the life and work of French icon, chanteuse and composer Barbara.
Stephen Batchelor, a world authority on Buddhism, talks to Joan Bakewell about his beliefs
Writer and philosopher Roger Scruton talks to Joan Bakewell about his beliefs.
Film director Mira Nair talks to Joan Bakewell about the beliefs that underpin her work.
Artist Mark Cazalet talks to Joan Bakewell about the beliefs that underpin his work.
Author and neurologist Oliver Sacks talks to Joan Bakewell about his beliefs.
Jon Gower explores Welsh poet RS Thomas's life and work through the prism of birdwatching.