The author chooses a Vera Lynn classic and 'Soave sia il vento' from Cosi Fan Tutte.
Cartoonist, writer and gallery owner Mel Calman talks about the influences on his life.
A disastrous foray into journalism is recounted in embarrassment.
Author Iris Murdoch has a complex reputation thanks to her husband's memoirs.
5/6 Michael Bentine remembers a trick by Alfred Hitchcock and tales of the Secret Service.
2/5 Huw Williams stops at Caldey Island to meet a monk.
Michael Peppiatt's account of his 30-year friendship with Francis Bacon.
Actor Alex Jennings chooses 'Bring me Sunshine' by Morecambe and Wise.
Eddie Izzard introduces music and memories from the comedian's second spell as a castaway.
4/13 Guy Raz investigates the inner architecture of living systems.