Lindsay Johns argues that novelist Alex La Guma is an overlooked literary colossus.
Soviets choose 72-year-old Chernenko as their new leader.
Should the terminally be helped to die, and the trials of doctors who have done so.
Larkin arrives in Belfast to take up his new job as librarian at the University.
Andrew McGibbon talks to Edwin Dawes, biochemist and beloved magician to Philip Larkin.
from Front Row 14/06/2010
Leader of Mafia family shot dead on New York street.
One of the great English poets, famous for his day job as librarian at Hull University.
first broadcast in 1960
How the tenacious lawyer Senator Sam Ervin of North Carolina challenged Nixon.
In praise of Sam Ervin, the Southern senator who chaired the Watergate hearings.
Orson Welles: One Man Band by Simon Callow is available now.
Matthew Parris meets the actor Simon Callow to discuss the life of Orson Welles.
Robbie Collin reviews The Eyes Of Orson Welles.
Alistair Cooke reflects on Sir Alexander Cadogan, Philip Larkin and Mister Rogers.
In 1985, the celebrated gorilla expert was murdered at her research station in Rwanda.
Ken Clarke QC MP and the composer John Altman discuss the music of Zoot Sims.