3/4 Stephen Fry celebrates the important verbal art and social tool of conversation.
Audrey Niffenegger catches Hokusai's 'Great Wave' to trace his far-reaching influence.
4/5 Former prisoners pass on, in poetry, the result of many years of contemplation.
Dreda Say Mitchell presents a special on Tartan Noir and the thriving Scottish crime scene
Matthew Sweet meets actor Toby Jones about the weird world of the Berberian Sound Studio.
John Wilson talks to soul survivor Bobby Womack, with views from collaborator Damon Albarn
Friday 31 August 2012