With John Wilson. Singer-songwriter Morrissey discusses his new album, Years of Refusal
Novelist Andrea Levy goes back to her adult education writing class with John Wilson.
Andrew Motion talks to James Naughtie about his 10 years as Poet Laureate.
Arthur C Clarke talks to Nigel Acheson at his home in Sri Lanka, in his seventieth year.
Science fiction author Arthur C. Clarke talks about his admiration for Stapledon
Sir Terry Pratchett on his 50th book.
Andrea Levy on her new book The Long Song.
Andrew and Fiona share their thoughts on making the programme
James Naughtie talks to China Mieville about The City and the City
Novelist and publisher Tariq Goddard meets singer and songwriter Brett Anderson of Suede.
From the Hay Festival, James Naughtie and an audience of readers talk to David Mitchell.
David Walliams talks to Michael Rosen about writing both children's books and comedy.
Martin Broughton nominates Dick Francis, champion jockey and champion author.
Did Douglas Adams predict the future in the year 2000? Mitch Benn finds out.
John Lloyd uncovers the private papers of the late Douglas Adams.
Doris Lessing. Spirited, straight-talking Nobel Laureate.
Biographer Patrick French has an imagined conversation with the late writer Doris Lessing.
Doris Lessing talks to Mark Lawson about her life and career in this interview from 2001
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.
James Naughtie and a group of readers talk to novelist Edward St Aubyn about Mother's Milk
Jon McGregor talks about his short story, Wires.
The novelist tells Anthony Clare about trying to make sense of his real self.
Hanif Kureishi nominates his friend David Bowie as his hero.
Playwright, screenwriter, novelist and film-maker
Michael Berkeley's guest is writer Helen Oyeyemi.
Booker prize-winning novelist Howard Jacobson in conversation with his heroes.
Interviewed by Mark Lawson