11/11 Levi imagines the incredible, centuries-long journey of a single atom of carbon.
10/11 Working in a paint factory in the 1960s, Primo is confronted by a figure from his past.
9/11 At his retirement party, Primo recounts amusing stories from a professional chemist's life
8/11 Primo's training as a chemist helps him to survive the terrible conditions of Auschwitz.
7/11 The Nazis invade Italy, and Primo's friends are forced to scatter.
6/11 The story of Primo Levi's early life as a chemist in Mussolini's Italy.
5/11 Janet Suzman introduces Levi's story about strange mercurial happenings on a remote island
4/11 A prospector travels across Europe in search of the valuable, but toxic, lead rock.
3/11 Janet Suzman introduces two of Levi's short stories themed around the chemical elements.
2/11 Primo imagines a fantasy meeting with his Piedmontese ancestors.
1/11 Henry Goodman stars in a new dramatisation of Levi's stories about the elements of life.
Janet Suzman introduces a new dramatisation of Levi's stories about the elements of life.
Welcome to this new BBC podcast. The first episode will be published within seven days.