Patricia Cornwell discusses her life and her career as a crime writer.
Alistair Cook looks at the rise and fall of Senator John McCain.
Alistair Cooke considers Senator John McCain's campaign funding reform bill.
Concern over the state of the American education system and President Bush's reforms.
How two women, Myrtle and Darina Allen, revolutionised food in Ireland with their cooking.
Mark Coles profiles the Queen of Soul.
A look at the remarkable life and music of Aretha Franklin who has died aged 76.
Edward Stourton profiles Baroness Trumpington, famous for flicking a V sign in the Lords.
John Tusa talks to director Bernardo Bertolucci about his work.
Do nuclear weapons still pose a threat in 1989, and why is George Bush so popular?
The acclaimed chef and writer talks to John Wilson in August 2000
Comedian David Walliams pays tribute to his friend the television presenter Dale Winton
Eddie Mair and Robert Peston interview Eddie's second surprise guest, Denis Norden.
Eddie Redmayne interviewed by Sanjeev Bhaskar.
BBC Radio 4 pays tribute to Prof Stephen Hawking.
The veteran British film editor Anne V Coates on her 50-year career
BBC Radio 4 Front Row interview with Philip Roth 27 June 2011
The background of George H W Bush, the new Republican presidential candidate.
Why has the American public lost confidence in George H W Bush?
Michael Berkeley's guest is choreographer Gillian Lynne.
Gorbachev's banning of a Yeltsin rally in Moscow worries Alistair Cooke.
Michael Berkeley's guest is South African trumpeter, composer and singer Hugh Masekela.
Jane Hawking describing the thought processes of her former husband, Stephen Hawking
Chris Bowlby profiles Jeremy Heywood who is to become the new Cabinet Secretary.
Kamila Shamsie champions the life of the human rights lawyer Asma Jahangir.
Andrew McGibbon talks to Naomi Sorkin, who was Lindsay Kemp's ballerina.
Michael Cockerell tells the story of Michael Martin, speaker of the Commons.
John Tusa talks to director Milos Forman about his work.
American novelist Philip Roth, 1933-2018.