Claudia examines the Hierarchy of Needs, part of Abraham Maslow's theory of motivation.
A fragmentary look at the writer Susan Sontag through her own words and those of her peers
Michael Berkeley's guests is writer on families Andrew Solomon.
The wit of Art Buchwald, a political satirist for the Washington Post.
Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson talk to Simon Mayo about their new film, Zoolander 2.
Chris Bowlby profiles self-styled socialist US presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.
An exploration of the spiritual side of the music of Bob Dylan as the singer turns 70.
An exploration of the spiritual side of the music of Bob Dylan.
A cast of musicians, writers and poets reflect as Bob Dylan turns 70.
Memories of the night when Bob Dylan dropped into a pub in London to sing his songs.
Jeffrey Sachs delivers the first of five lectures, recorded at The Royal Society in London
Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson talk to Simon Mayo and Mark Kermode.
Tim Harford reflects on the impact of mankind on the world around us.
Chris Anderson talks to the writer and thinker David Brooks on political healing.
Michael Berkeley’s guest is American war correspondent and writer David Rieff.
Jeffrey Sachs delivers the fourth of five lectures. He considers the challenges of poverty
Ed Stourton profiles the billionaire philanthropist and investor George Soros.
Allan Little examines George Soros's global mission and why some people react against it.
Jeffrey Sachs calls for a new Enlightenment to help make globalisation work for all.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas and life of Hannah Arendt, political philosopher
Munira Mirza discusses the life of the influential political philosopher Hannah Arendt.
Andrew McGibbon talks to Daniel Catfish Russ, who went two boxing rounds with Bob Dylan.
James Naughtie and an audience talk to Jodi Picoult about her novel My Sister's Keeper.
Jon Favreau talks to Simon Mayo about his new film, The Jungle Book.
Chris Bowlby looks at Jon Stewart, who has brought satire to the centre of US politics.
Simon talks to Jon Stewart about his directorial debut Rosewater
Joseph Gordon-Levitt talks to David Morrissey about his new film Don Jon.
Julia Donaldson talks to Mark Lawson about the work of writer and illustrator Arnold Lobel
Lenny Henry on the impact of Brian Michael Bendis