Michael Berkeley's guests is dancer and choreographer Akram Khan.
Financial guru Alvin Hall returns to his Florida hometown.
Discussing America's continuing issues with race & whether he's left Easy Rawlins behind.
Andrew Motion talks to James Naughtie about his 10 years as Poet Laureate.
On his substantial new publication, Collected Poems.
Andrew and Fiona share their thoughts on making the programme
The wild freedom of Cajun music lured today's migrant to Louisiana.
Michael Berkeley’s guest is actor Clarke Peters.
Martin Plaut profiles Nelson Mandela’s former number two, Cyril Ramaphosa.
Becky Milligan looks at the life of South Africa's new president.
Musician David Byrne on his asperger’s and the Britain’s Got Talent Winner Susan Boyle.
Michael Berkeley's guest is the artistic director of the Young Vic, David Lan.
Michael Berkeley’s guest is American war correspondent and writer David Rieff.
Did Douglas Adams predict the future in the year 2000? Mitch Benn finds out.
Kirsty Lang talks to Dominic West and Clarke Peters about performing Othello in Sheffield.
John Lloyd uncovers the private papers of the late Douglas Adams.
Jim Naughtie profiles the campaigner and mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence.
Jon Canter shared a flat with Douglas Adams while the latter struggled for success.
Douglas Adams on his approach to creation, and how that would play out if he painted.
Douglas Adams on Monty Python, imagination and storytelling.
Douglas Adams on how Winnie the Pooh influenced his writing style.
Benjamin Zephaniah reassesses dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson's 1978 debut album.
Alexei Sayle nominates Edward Said, author of Orientalism.
Mark Thomas talks to Alexei Sayle.
Alexei Sayle talks to Lenny Henry.
What makes Tory political heavyweight Eric Pickles tick? Gerry Northam reports.
Frances Crook proposes Labour politician Barbara Castle. Roy Hattersley is witness.
Michael Berkeley's guest is educationalist Sugata Mitra.
Jonathan Maitland profiles the Greek prime minister George Papandreou.
For New Year New Music, Michael Berkeley's guests is composer Gerald Barry.