Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
Ian McMillan is joined by collaborators: Nicci Gerard and Sean French and Harry and Chris.
Fri 30 Apr 2021
Isy Suttie and other writers on how technology shapes our time and thinking.
Fri 23 Apr 2021
Ian McMillan punctuates with Kei Miller, Angela Leighton, Eley Williams and Kate Fox.
Fri 16 Apr 2021
Ian McMillan is joined by guests including Paula Byrne and Iona Lee.
Fri 2 Apr 2021
Planets and poetry with Ian McMillan and guests including Bettany Hughes and JO Morgan.
Fri 26 Mar 2021
Ian McMillan is joined by Paul Farley, Caleb Femi and Penelope Lively to celebrate spring.
Fri 19 Mar 2021
Ian McMillan on 'writing at home' with Maggie O'Farrell and Brian Bilston.
Fri 12 Mar 2021
Ian McMillan is joined by Sarah Churchwell, Inua Ellams, LJ Rich and Jonathan Bate.
Fri 5 Mar 2021
Ian McMillan with Michael Symmons Roberts, Leafcutter John, Jack Bernhardt and Kate Fox.
Fri 19 Feb 2021
Ian McMillan and guests explore the challenge of crime writing.
Fri 5 Feb 2021
Ian McMillan, Testament and Ira Lightman explore words and walking.
Fri 29 Jan 2021
Ian McMillan presents readings from poets shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize.
Fri 22 Jan 2021
Ian McMillan talks to Jenny Offill, Alice Oswald and Wayne Binitie about weather language.
Fri 8 Jan 2021
Ian McMillan with Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Gaia Vince, Smriti Halls and Kate Fox.
Fri 18 Dec 2020
The Christmas Verb, with Floella Benjamin, John Cooper Clarke and Susie Dent.
Fri 11 Dec 2020
Ian McMillan’s guests celebrate and explore the writers of Brazil.
Fri 4 Dec 2020
Ian McMillan talks to Margaret Atwood about her writing process.
Fri 27 Nov 2020
Zero-Growth with Yanis Varoufakis, Patrick McGuinness, Jade Cuttle and Seren Griffiths.
Fri 13 Nov 2020
Ian McMillan and guests on 'green' memoir, our intimacy with landscape and its language.
Fri 6 Nov 2020
With Benjamin Zephaniah, Jonathan Safran Foer, Agustina Bazterrica and Rachael Allen
Fri 30 Oct 2020
Ian McMillan is joined by Ben Schott, Kate Fox, Grainne Maguire and Matt Winning
Fri 23 Oct 2020
New poetry inspired by the limestone and concrete walls of London's Southbank Centre.
Fri 16 Oct 2020
Ian McMillan and guests look at the way poets have written about oil and the oil industry.
Fri 9 Oct 2020
Ian McMillan is joined by the American poet Claudia Rankine to explore her writing.
Fri 2 Oct 2020
Record at the Contains Strong Language Festival.
Fri 25 Sep 2020
The Verb comes from Grasmere to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Wordsworth's birth.
Fri 18 Sep 2020
With Simon Armitage, Moniza Alvi and Jade Cuttle
Fri 17 Jul 2020
Ian McMillan talks to Salman Rushdie about his writing process and 'cancel culture'.
Fri 10 Jul 2020
Ian McMillan and guests on the language and myths of domestic violence.
Fri 3 Jul 2020
With Carolyn Forché, Kaveh Akbar, Juana Adcock and Sandeep Parmar.
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