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16/17 Peter Conrad analyses 21st-century popular culture in the spirit of Roland Barthes.
1/5 The Call of the Wild, by Jack London. Is every dog a wolf in dog's clothing? (R)
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
4/4 Paul Farley introduces a new poem for the year's midnight from Alice Oswald. (R)
Paola Antonelli explores the politics in art and design. (R)
Theatre and film director Sir Richard Eyre chooses his five favourite books.
Andrew Greig's sequence of poems about two men who take a voyage to a remote Orkney island
Adam Rutherford and Francine Stock examine the relationship between science and cinema. (R)
Andrew Marr and guests discuss why some places mean so much more to us than others.