Michael Berkeley's guest is historian Bettany Hughes.
Margaret MacMillan examines the role of civilians as supporters and victims of conflict.
Datshiane Navanayagam talks to Val McDermid about her unexpected educational journey.
Margaret MacMillan explores our complex relationship with the people who go to war.
Crime writer Val McDermid on the importance of the sea in her life and in music
Actor Katherine Parkinson meets artist Roxana Halls.
Margaret MacMillan assesses attempts to constrain and justify conflict.
Michael Berkeley’s guest is historian and Reith Lecturer Margaret MacMillan.
John Wilson talks to poet Jo Shapcott.
Mark Lawson talks to poet Wendy Cope.
Scientist Susan Greenfield discusses her life's ambition & how stories develop our brains.
Michael Berkeley's guest is crime writer Val McDermid.
Crime writer Val McDermid meets graphic artist Vin Deighan.
Crime writer Val McDermid talks about her 25th book, Retribution
Margaret MacMillan asks if war is an essential part of being human.
Margaret MacMillan examines how we remember and represent war in art.
James Naughtie looks at the work of Wendy Cope, one of Britain's most popular poets.