Melvyn Bragg discusses the Persian Islamic philosopher Avicenna.
James Naughtie and an audience discuss Barbara Kingsolver's novel The Poisonwood Bible.
Francine Stock's guest is director George A Romero.
Melvyn Bragg and guests take a long hard look at the idea of guilt.
Mariella Frostrup talks to Jane Gardam about her new collection of short stories.
Francine Stock talks to director Richard Lester as the Beatles' Help is released on DVD.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the 18th century obsession with taste.
Mariella Frostrup talks to Malorie Blackman about her new thriller The Stuff of Nightmares
John Carney, the director of the low-budget musical Once talks about the film's success.
Melvyn Bragg discusses the myths, tales and legends of the Arabian Nights.
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