Kamila Shamsie discusses Lubna of Cordoba, a female intellectual from the 10th century. Read more
The Islamic Golden Age
Lubna of Cordoba
Kamila Shamsie discusses Lubna of Cordoba, a female intellectual from the 10th century.
Wangari Maathai Nobel Prize-winning environmentalist
Kenyan activist Wangari Maathai fought to save forests and protect human rights
Roy has sparkling conversation with gemologist Helen Plumb.
The legalisation of Solidarity
The Polish trade union organisation was banned by the communists until April 1989
Welcome to Witch Hunt
Susan Morrison and Louise Yeoman introduce a new podcast about Scotland's witch hunts.
The reburial of a Hungarian hero
The body of Imre Nagy who had led the Hungarian Uprising was reburied in 1989