A Turkish author, an opera singer, an environmentalist, a nuclear engineer and an actor.
Tony Phillips recalls a memorable performance by Afro-American contralto Marian Anderson.
5/5 As she enters a frail old age, Pearl Buck continues to shock and surprise her friends.
5/5 The eternal return and the power of things to remain the same.
Even 24 years on, Garry still regrets that his wife was not his first lover.
Filling in forms can be a trial when the male and female boxes are both non-applicable.
2/3 Alan Dein connects with the world online to hear surprising stories of personal identity.
Psychotherapist Julia Samuel is interviewed by Kirsty Young.
4/5 Liberated by her success, Pearl's private life nonetheless begins to fall apart.
4/5 Author Anna Lyndsey describes remission and the first cautious forays into a twilit world.
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