Sadie Jones talks about her novel The Outcast, which won the Costa First Novel award 2008.
Razia Iqbal shares poetry from around the Commonwealth sent to Glasgow for the Games.
The British foreign secretary speaks in favour of war at the House of Commons.
How evolutionary biology shapes policy on welfare reform, immigration and bankers' pay. (R)
Becky Milligan profiles the Polish foreign minister, Radoslaw Sikorski. (R)
Sheila McClennon chooses her highlights from the previous seven days of BBC Radio.
Lyse Doucet on reporting from Gaza. And we question the Gardeners' Question Time team. (R)
Matthew Bannister on an architect, a modelling agent, an editor, an actress, a puppeteer (R)
John Waite investigates the varying approaches to street prostitution across the UK. (R)
Monty Don presents an appeal for GardenAfrica. (R)