Andrew Marr talks to Jonathan Miller, Michael Cockerell, Douglas Hurd and Lyndall Gordon.
Interviews with Costa-winning poet Christopher Reid and leading composer George Benjamin.
Keira Knightley in The Misanthrope and an interview with John Hurt.
9/9 John Major discusses the life of Rudyard Kipling, poet to the British Empire.
Fi Glover is joined by Alan Titchmarsh. With poetry from Susan Richardson.
Fi Glover is joined by Madness frontman Suggs. With poetry from Kate Fox.
3/9 George Galloway chooses British poet and political activist John Cornford.
Fi Glover is joined by Professor Anthony Hollander. With poetry from Murray Lachlan Young.
1/9 Andrew Motion champions the life of Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Poet Laureate for over 40 years
Fi Glover is joined by Alain De Botton. With poetry from Matt Harvey.