Marie Darrieussecq, Lisa Mullen and Dafydd Daniel on magic and dystopias.
Rana Mitter explores identity, forest landscapes and the long impact of the Ottoman empire
Shahidha Bari with news of the Man Booker Prize and a discussion about female philosophers
The lawyer Helena Kennedy joins Shahidha Bari to discuss how British justice fails women.
Economist Paul Collier, Scottish historian Tom Devine and Colombian novelist Hector Abad
Does LSD open the doors of perception or just mess with your head?
Michael Govan, Sabine Haag & Hartwig Fischer at the Royal Institution, London.
The author of The Essex Serpent talks to Matthew Sweet about re-imagining the Melmoth myth
Gandhi's power, portable citizenship, Mehrotra's poetry. Rana Mitter with Amit Chaudhuri.
Lisa Appignanesi on public and private loss and how to face its concomitant, anger.