Harriett Gilbert talks to two guests about their favourite books.
Dr Geoff Bunn journeys through 5,000 years of human understanding of the brain
A look back at programmes and recordings from the BBC archives
...See Your Father? Blake Morrison's award-winning tribute to his father, a Yorkshire GP.
Soprano Catherine Bott asks why St Cecilia still inspires composers and musicians.
Kirsty Young introduces gems from the Desert Island Discs archive
Matthew Parris presents the biographical series
Guests on songs inherited from their parents and songs they'd pass on to their children
The role of orchestral leader and its relationship with the conductor and fellow players.
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy
Margaret Atwood's collection of essays cover the concerns and passions of a lifetime.
What are the books that changed your life, your attitude to living and view of the world?
Rufus Hound invites a guest to read extracts from their teenage diaries
Series featuring new writing and stimulating discussion
Actor and director Peter Bogdanovich gives his personal view of Hollywood
Michael Morpurgo celebrates the 50th anniversary of Paddington Bear in 2008.
Mary Anne Hobbs presents a Chris Morris radio retrospective featuring interviews.
Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue. Read by Sean Baker
Series revisiting the childhood homes of influential Britons
Jenny Uglow investigates the life of the radical London artist and poet William Blake.
Musical, artistic or literary personalities share which pieces thrill them, and why.
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