Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
Ian McMillan and guests explore the language, poetry and perceptions of old age.
Fri 24 Jun 2022
Ian McMillan explores the language and complexities of male friendship.
Fri 17 Jun 2022
From Sir Paul McCartney to Fat White Family - when words and music collide.
Fri 10 Jun 2022
Ian McMillan is joined by Jennifer Egan, Gurnaik Johal and Allie Esiri.
Fri 3 Jun 2022
Ian McMillan's guests are Lemn Sissay, Monica Ali, Tishani Doshi and Daniel Morden.
Fri 27 May 2022
Ian McMillan with Simon Armitage, Grace Nichols, Stella Panayotova and Theresa Lola.
Fri 20 May 2022
With Mick Herron, Kayo Chingonyi, Hannah Lowe and Sarah Howe.
Fri 13 May 2022
Ian McMillan's guests Emma Smith, Naush Sabah and Gerry Cambridge celebrate books and pens
Fri 29 Apr 2022
Ian McMillan talks to Maggie Gee about her new novel The Red Children.
Fri 22 Apr 2022
Ian McMillan is joined Lucy Mercer, Glyn Maxwell, Nick Chater and Tice Cin.
Fri 15 Apr 2022
Ian McMillan's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
Fri 8 Apr 2022
Ian McMillan and guests celebrate 20 years of poetry and performance on The Verb!
Fri 1 Apr 2022
The Verb explores writing and language on the appeal of risk.
Fri 25 Mar 2022
The After Dark Festival at Sage Gateshead.
Fri 11 Mar 2022
Warsan Shire, Ruth Padel, Hollie McNish and Lissa Evans join Ian McMillan.
Fri 4 Mar 2022
Marlon James and Hannah Lowe join Ian McMillan for a discussion of adversaries.
Fri 18 Feb 2022
Ian McMillan's weekly foray into language and literature explores the well-travelled life.
Fri 11 Feb 2022
Ian McMillan's weekly digest of language and literature with Tessa Hadley and Rommi Smith.
Fri 28 Jan 2022
Ian McMillan's regular foray into the world of language and literature
Fri 21 Jan 2022
Ian McMillan and guests explore the language of conducting.
Fri 14 Jan 2022
Ian McMillan celebrates the poetry collections on the TS Eliot Prize shortlist.
Fri 7 Jan 2022
Ian McMillan explores the language and imagery of sea myths and folklore.
Fri 17 Dec 2021
Ian McMillan is joined by John Hegley, Carol Ann Duffy, Kathryn Williams, and Jay Rayner.
Fri 10 Dec 2021
Ian McMillan on space in language and writing.
Fri 3 Dec 2021
With Mona Arshi, Chris McCabe, William Letford and Kate Fox.
Fri 26 Nov 2021
Michael Rosen, Lauren Elkin, and Christopher Green talk diaries with Ian McMillan.
Fri 19 Nov 2021
Ian McMillan on pretentious writing.
Fri 12 Nov 2021
Ian McMillan explores the writing of Booker Prize-winning author Bernardine Evaristo.
Fri 5 Nov 2021
Ian McMillan is joined by Ben Okri, Susie Dent, Kerry Shale, and Laura Watts.
Fri 22 Oct 2021
Ian McMillan on poetry and puddings.
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