Kenya Hunt celebrates black designers and explores conversations around race in fashion.
Race and Fashion
Sahar Zand is in Kabul for the finals of the TV talent show Afghan Star.
Afghan Stars - the Women's Story
Sahar Zand is in Kabul to meet women musicians who are defying the Taliban.
The creative response of Puerto Rican artists to Hurricane Maria and economic crisis.
Gabriel Ebulue investigates a deadly karaoke curse concerning Frank Sinatra’s My Way.
Art Surgery: Anxiety
Elizabeth Alker and Nikesh Shukla explore art and anxiety.
Istanbul's Factory of Tears
In Istanbul, Isobel Finkel explores the kitsch, melancholy, forbidden music of Arabesk.
Music of the Kaka'i
Hear the secret, ancient music the Kaka’i people of Iraq risk their lives to play.
Exploring migraine and creativity through a specially commissioned musical score.
Cindy Sherman, Laura Cumming
The art of Cindy Sherman plus art critic Laura Cumming on the days her mother disappeared.
Kieran Yates sitting in for Mobeen
How does migration affect health?
With Geoff Lloyd
Geoff Lloyd with late night discussion on the issues and stories that matter to you.
The Anfal genocide
Saddam Hussein's war on the Kurds in the 1980s
James Watt: The power of steam
How the Scottish engineer's ingenuity transformed industry