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5/6 Live late-night discussion with Evan Davis.
Danny Wallace and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
Tom Sutcliffe is in Edinburgh, offering an overview of the best of the Festival.
Writer Ian Sansom attempts to adapt for radio William Langland's medieval dream poem. (R)
Writers Damian Barr, Evie Wyld and Joe Dunthorne discuss the rise of live literary events.
Anna Scott-Brown hears tales of loss and hope, turned to poetry by Michael Symmons Roberts
The Dardenne brothers discuss their latest award-winning drama Two Days, One Night. (R)
4/4 Stephen Fry finds the subject of plain English can get complicated.
2/5 Bettany listens to a rat laughing and giggles at schoolboy jokes from Ancient Mesopotamia. (R)