Neil MacGregor reflects on the role images play in the expression of shared beliefs. Read more
Living With The Gods Omnibus
The Power of Images
Neil MacGregor reflects on the role images play in the expression of shared beliefs.
Harvest and Homage
Neil MacGregor focuses on the patterns of nature, festivals and the disruption of death.
One God or Many
Neil MacGregor on societies that live with one God or many, or co-exist with local spirits
Powers Earthly and Divine
Neil MacGregor considers how faith and politics co-exist - and how we live together
Melisende, Queen of Jerusalem
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the most powerful woman in the C12th Kingdom of Jerusalem
Quarrels, Women and Bad Magic
Why were witches mainly women? Scotland's war with Satan continues into the 17th century.
The Legacy of the Trojan War
Why do the legendary walls of a Bronze Age city still cast such a long shadow?
The History of General Elections
Greg Jenner and the team head to the polls to discover the history of General Elections.
Exploring Arabia's Empty Quarter
How Wilfred Thesiger travelled in one of the world's harshest environments in the 1940s.