Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
Ian McMillan is joined by novelist Barbara Kingsolver.
Fri 9 Nov 2018
A chance to hear the poems from the Unwritten event at 'Contains Strong Language' in full
The Verb presents 'Unwritten: Caribbean Poems After The First World War'
Fri 2 Nov 2018
The Verb on The Midlands with Jonathan Coe, Liz Berry, Polar Bear
Fri 26 Oct 2018
featuring Yrsa Daley-Ward
Fri 19 Oct 2018
The Verb explores the forest as metaphor with Terry Deary and Pascale Petit
Fri 12 Oct 2018
The Verb on 'failure' with Kate Fox, Mohammed Hanif, Scanner and Bryony Kimmings
Fri 5 Oct 2018
The Verb at the 'Contains Strong Language' festival in Hull with the Foyle Young Poets
Fri 28 Sep 2018
The Verb at Contains Strong Language with Jackie Kay, Gruff Rhys and Louise Wallwein
Fri 21 Sep 2018
Join Ian and guests at the Latitude Festival's Speakeasy stage
Fri 14 Sep 2018
Ian McMillan is joined by Michael Palin, Anne Dudley, Jason Singh and Mojdeh Stoakley.
Fri 6 Jul 2018
The Verb celebrates the NHS at 70.
Fri 29 Jun 2018
The language and literature of northern rocks and climbing.
Fri 15 Jun 2018
Ian McMillan is joined by Michael Ondaatje for a special edition of The Verb.
Fri 1 Jun 2018
Ian McMillan talks resilience with The Last Poets, Michael Morpurgo and Helen Mort.
Fri 25 May 2018
Ian McMillan's guests include Murray Lachlan Young, Louise Welsh, and William Letford.
Fri 18 May 2018
A special extended interview with the travel writer Jan Morris.
Fri 4 May 2018
With Henry Normal, Kate Fox, James McGrath and Alicia Kopf.
Fri 27 Apr 2018
The Verb meets the language of night-time Japan - in comedy, poetry and 'the blues'.
Fri 20 Apr 2018
Getting creative with code with Eugenia Cheng and Helen Arney.
Fri 13 Apr 2018
Writer and actor Ruth Jones and poet Raymond Antrobus.
Fri 16 Jun 2017
Ian McMillan visits celebrated psychoanalytic writer and therapist Adam Phillips.
Fri 2 Mar 2018
Sarah Hall, Hollie McNish & Vanessa Kisuule, Ari Eldjarn, and Rob Drummond.
Fri 23 Feb 2018
Writer Toby Litt and journalist Jude Rogers take notes with Ian McMillan.
Fri 26 May 2017
Ian McMillan presents the word cabaret, exploring the possibilities of looking back.
Fri 9 Feb 2018
Ian McMillan and the Poetry Book Club audience are joined by Douglas Dunn.
Fri 2 Feb 2018
Willy Vlautin, Ben Crystal and Ross Sutherland get physical with language.
Fri 26 Jan 2018
Melissa Lee-Houghton, Julie Hesmondhalgh and George Szirtes.
Fri 19 Jan 2018
Ian McMillan and Hollie McNish present the best in new poetry.
Fri 12 Jan 2018
Ian McMillan's guests are David Crystal, poet Mike Garry and novelist Jenny Colgan.
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