Alexei Sayle interviews Lenny Henry in the tag talk show.
Aminatta Forna and readers discuss her novel The Memory of Love with James Naughtie
Novelist Andrea Levy goes back to her adult education writing class with John Wilson.
Andrea Levy speaks candidly about her writing life and her impending death.
Andrea Levy on her new book The Long Song.
Benjamin Zephaniah in conversation with Samira Ahmed.
Male infertility - the male experience. Benjamin Zephaniah talks to Richard Clothier
Michael Berkeley's guest is writer Ben Okri.
Bernardine Evaristo is the first black British woman to win the Booker Prize.
Bernardine Evaristo discusses her Booker Prize-winner Girl, Woman, Other with listeners.
Writer Bonnie Greer talks to Joan Bakwell about what she believes and why.
Lenny Henry focuses on how Caribbean migration has been reflected on stage and screen.
Clarke Peters on an anthropological study written in 1976 by Dr Ivan van Sertima
Darcus Howe discusses his uncle, the sportsman, writer and revolutionary CLR James.
Investigating the barrister and author Constance Briscoe, jailed for lying to the police.
Behind the scenes directing a world premiere theatre adaptation of Toni Morrison’s Jazz
Gretchen Gerzina explores the lives of two black people in high English society.
Benjamin Zephaniah reassesses dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson's 1978 debut album.
Chi-chi visits the British Library to find out more about Ignatius Sancho.
Gus Casely-Hayford's first year at the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art.
Michael Berkeley's guest is writer Helen Oyeyemi.
Gretchen Gerzina explores the life of a butler who rose to the top of 18th century society
Rapper Tinie Tempah talks to John Wilson about his admiration for author Malorie Blackman.
Inua Ellams reads his poem Written in Water and Blood
The theatre director Iqbal Khan meets the poet Benjamin Zephaniah.
Poet Jackie Kay recalls a childhood in Glasgow which inspired her to write.
Poet and novelist Jackie Kay meets Turner Prize-winning artist Lubaina Himid.
Kwame Kwei-Armah recalls his childhood in Southall, west London, in the 1970s.
Backstage access to director Kwame Kwei-Armah's debut at the Young Vic, Twelfth Night.
Following artist Fiona Graham-Mackay as she paints a portrait of poet Lemn Sissay.