Author Alan Bissett on his journey from lad to feminist.
"I'm not totally comfortable being gay, whereas he absolutely loves it"
Michael Berkeley's guests is writer on families Andrew Solomon.
Edith Bowman chats to Angelina Jolie about her new film Maleficent.
"White is catching gay life at a key moment when it's developing in very different ways"
St Ives - where Virginia Woolf scrambled over the cliffs, inspired by the waves.
Drew Barrymore and Toni Collette speak to Simon Mayo.
Chris Anderson talks to some of the most interesting TED stage speakers.
Chris Anderson talks to some of the most interesting TED stage speakers
Peter White meets stand-up comedienne Geri Jewell, who was born with cerebral palsy.
Erin Pizzey chooses American writer Gertrude Stein.
Alexandra Harris and Chris Stewart scramble past lemon trees in Virginia Woolf's footsteps
Jan Morris, who first reported the conquest of Everest, looks back on her adventures.
Jarvis Cocker celebrates the life and work of literary wunderkind Carson McCullers.
Virginia Woolf and a balloon of airballs! Kensington Gardens as a magical playground.
Matthew Parris hears why the black activist and poet has been chosen as a great life.
TV producer Peter Bazalgette chooses the actor, lyricist and playwright, Noel Coward.
Matthew Parris presents Julian Clary's nomination of Noel Coward.
Dominic Lawson asks Prof Deirdre McCloskey why she changed politics, faith and gender.
Sara Pascoe champions Virginia Woolf, author of Mrs Dalloway and A Room of One's Own.
The love affair between Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir lasted for 50 years.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas, work and life of Simone de Beauvoir.
Actress Diana Quick selects philosopher Simone de Beauvoir for Great Lives.
The actor and writer opens up about love, self-loathing and contemplating suicide.
Stephen Fry talks to presenter Michael Rosen about their mutual obsession with language.
Simon Mayo talks to Stephen Fry about the BAFTA Film Awards.
Monk's House and Charleston in the Sussex Downs - Virginia Woolf's familiar and final walk
Stand-up comedian Rich Hall discusses the life of playwright Tennessee Williams.
Alan Cumming reads his memoir Not My Father's Son
In search of the musicality and sonic landscape of Virginia Woolf's world.