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Will Self nominates Oscar Wilde.
Erin Pizzey chooses American writer Gertrude Stein.
Tom Robinson explains how educationalist George Lyward saved his life.
Alexei Sayle nominates Edward Said, author of Orientalism.
Eric Pickles chooses Hollywood director John Ford.
Diana Athill joins Matthew Parris to explore the life of Spanish painter Goya.
Lynn Barber talks to Matthew Parris about Sebastian Walker of Walker Books.
A look at the life of Adam Schiff, chair of the US House Intelligence Committeee.
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