Irish writer Colm Toibin talks to Philip Dodd at the 2012 Free Thinking festival.
From Free Thinking 2012, Lindsay Johns argues that we should stop listening to the young.
Novelist Philippa Gregory talks to Rana Mitter at the 2012 Free Thinking festival.
Ethics of taking Good from Evil
The ethics of today's surgeons using a Nazi guide to human anatomy.
What are young people writing and reading?
A special edition of Open Book from the Edinburgh International Book Festival.
A special edition of Open Book recorded at the Edinburgh International Book Festival.
The best of BBC Radio this week with broadcaster Liz Barclay.
Conversations with stars of stage and screen, plus music from musicals and the movies.