A profile of Alan Greenspan, economist and former Chairman of the Federal Reserve.
The next chairman of the Federal Reserve - Alan Greenspan.
Recession in America, more modest foreign policy aims and nuclear fears in ex-USSR states.
The conclusion of the Anita Hill vs Judge Clarence Thomas sexual harassment case.
Poet Jackie Kay tells the story of Zora Neale Hurston's literary rebirth.
Remembering Barry Goldwater, the most influential presidential runner-up in US history.
Allegations that Clinton persuaded Monica Lewinsky to give false testimony examined.
Alistair Cooke considers the power held by Alan Greenspan over the economic market plunge.
Former federal chairman Alan Greenspan in conversation with Evan Davis.
Germaine Greer presents a profile of eccentric 1970s rock icon Frank Zappa.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles provocative US talk show host, Glenn Beck.
Nobel economist James McGill Buchanan and his self-interest theory.
Claire Bolderson profiles the founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales.
The details of the allegations made against Judge Clarence Thomas in 1992.
Lionel Shriver discusses how she will write about a new America under President Trump.
Nina Myskow talks to Rufus and Martha Wainwright about their confessional songs.
As Rupert Murdoch turns 80, Steve Hewlett assesses his impact.
Laura Ingalls Wilder: author Tracy Chevalier joins Samira Ahmed
Dominic Lawson asks Prof Deirdre McCloskey why she changed politics, faith and gender.
Mark Coles profiles Senator Rand Paul, a likely Republican challenger for the White House.
Dominic Lawson interviews the financier who is ploughing millions of dollars into chess.
Michael Berkeley's guest is Canadian-American singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright.
Rufus talks about his life-changing album Want One, plays piano and sings a cappella.
Rupert Murdoch, head of News Corporation, at the centre of the phone hacking scandal.
James Naughtie profiles Rupert Murdoch, the global media magnate.
Exploring Anita Hill's sexual harassment allegations against Judge Clarence Thomas.
Mark Coles explores the life of the adult film actress who is taking on President Trump.
Alistair Cooke considers the language used by Alan Greenspan to calm the stock markets
Susan Marling travels to Massachusetts to assess the legacy of Henry David Thoreau.