Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
With Kapka Kassabova, James Shapiro and Inua Ellams
Fri 15 May 2020
With Sam Lee, Jen Hadfield and Richard Smyth.
Fri 8 May 2020
With Alice Oswald and Fiona Sampson
Fri 1 May 2020
Ian McMillan and guests explore the world of language and literature
Fri 24 Apr 2020
Looking into the mirror with Rebecca Solnit and Ira Lightman.
Fri 17 Apr 2020
Ian McMillan is joined by guests including Alan Titchmarsh and Patience Agbabi.
Fri 10 Apr 2020
Boo Hewerdine and Kate Fox on how friendships change in difficult times.
Fri 3 Apr 2020
With Maaza Mengiste, Ekow Eshun, Jennifer Makumbi and Ellah Wakatama.
Fri 20 Mar 2020
With William Gibson, Don Paterson and Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún and Caro C
Fri 6 Mar 2020
Ian McMillan's guests are Raymond Antrobus and Helen Mort.
Fri 28 Feb 2020
Ian McMillan explores the language of leaving.
Fri 21 Feb 2020
With Eimear McBride, Andy Miller and Roger Luckhurst
Fri 7 Feb 2020
Acclaimed poet Layli Long Soldier joins Ian McMillan to explore her poetry.
Fri 31 Jan 2020
With Kelcey Wilson-Lee, Will Harris, Kate Fox and Toby Litt.
Fri 24 Jan 2020
Ian McMillan and his guests explore the power of puns and wordplay
Fri 10 Jan 2020
With Michael Schmidt, Peter Sansom, Nell Nelson and Malachi McIntosh
Fri 20 Dec 2019
Ian McMillan celebrates nonsense writing with Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Fri 6 Dec 2019
With Frank Skinner, Zaffar Kunial, Rob Drummond and Joseph Bond.
Fri 29 Nov 2019
The Verb goes to the circus.
Fri 15 Nov 2019
Radio 3's weekly exploration of language and literature
Fri 8 Nov 2019
With Tim Minchin, Elif Shafak, Geoff Dyer and Kit de Waal
Fri 1 Nov 2019
The language and literature of loneliness with Kate Carr and DJ Taylor.
Fri 25 Oct 2019
Ian McMillan on the writing of deep time - with poets Kathleen Jamie and Denise Riley.
Fri 18 Oct 2019
Ian McMillan and guests, including novelist Jill Dawson on molluscs, slime and writing.
Fri 19 Jul 2019
With Ocean Vuong, Kate Fox, Rob Drummond, Ira Lightman and Mary Jean Chan.
Fri 12 Jul 2019
With Rowan Williams, Adam Thirlwell and Adania Shibli.
Fri 5 Jul 2019
with Philip Gross, Jacqueline Saphra, Cathy Rentzenbrink and Heather Phillipson.
Fri 7 Jun 2019
Live from The Aldeburgh Festival with Lavinia Greenlaw, Fiona Sampson and Mark Padmore.
Fri 31 May 2019
Ian McMillan is joined by John Lanchester, Hannah Sullivan, Rachel Parris and Nina Stibbe
Fri 24 May 2019
With Tracy K Smith, Terrance Hayes and Sarah Churchwell.
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