Helen Castor and guests discuss the impact spending cuts have on archaeology.
Classicist Edith Hall on Aristophanes's explanation of love.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas around love.
Melvyn Braggs asks 'How should we live together?', with the help of four guests.
Timothy Secret on Confucius. To live well together we must first consider the dead.
Angie Hobbs asks if the ideal state would be run by philosophers not politicians.
Is a free market the best foundation for a fair, dynamic society?
In 1980, the Guyanese opposition leader Dr Walter Rodney was killed in a bomb explosion.
Dominic Streatfeild investigates the case of Argentine POW Alfredo Astiz in 1982.
Andrea Wulf and Paul Warde discuss Humboldt, John Muir and the history of sustainability.
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