2/3 Francine Stock explores a fragmented world through the prism of the art it created.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the work of the 18th-century writer Fanny Burney.
1/3 Francine Stock continues her exploration of the culture of World War I in 1915.
Melvyn Braggs asks 'What does it mean to be me?', with the help of four guests.
Philosopher Barry Smith explores ideas about consciousness.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Matteo Ricci's 16th-century travels in Ming China.
Jules Evans explores Jung and the shadow inside all of us.
Writer AL Kennedy explores existentialist ideas about the individual.
Paul Broks asks how we can be sure we are the same person that we were yesterday.
Barry Smith, Paul Broks, AL Kennedy and Jules Evans discuss the self.
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