English male novelists in all BBC programmes
Kenneth Clarke chooses the Victorian politician, Benjamin Disraeli.
Satirist and writer Armando Iannucci chooses novelist Charles Dickens.
Poet John Hegley chooses the author of Lady Chatterley's Lover, DH Lawrence.
Matthew Parris talks to Dame Helen Ghosh about James Lees-Milne.
Author Deborah Moggach talks about the life of Potteries writer Arnold Bennett.
Don McCullin chooses his old travel companion Norman Lewis for Great Lives.
Nicholas Parsons nominates Edward Lear, now remembered best for his nonsense verse.
Richard Ingrams nominates author and journalist GK Chesterton for regularly being right.
War reporter Tim Butcher chooses an exploration into the strange world of Graham Greene.
Hanif Kureishi nominates his friend David Bowie as his hero.
Comedian Barry Cryer nods to his Yorkshire roots by choosing JB Priestley.
Writer Lynne Truss chooses the creator of Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll.
John Major discusses the life of Rudyard Kipling, poet to the British Empire.
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