Irish writer Kevin Barry, plus Philip Hoare and Mike Parker on queer nature writing.
Kevin Barry on his new novel, and we discuss queer nature writing
Will Eaves on Alan Turing; The Moon in Fiction and Poetry; Afrofuturism
Will Eaves discusses Murmur, his award-winning novel about Alan Turing.
Iris Murdoch Special
On the centenary of her birth, Open Book celebrates the novels of Iris Murdoch.
Ocean Vuong, Bauhaus novels, Sudan literary postcard
Award-winning poet Ocean Vuong discusses his debut novel, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous.
David Nicholls, Ghost writing, Elizabeth Hardwick
David Nicholls discusses his latest novel Sweet Sorrow.
Colm Tóibín on Wilde, Yeats and Joyce, Mary Beth Keane, the best novels of 1979
Colm Tóibín on Wilde, Yeats and Joyce's fraught relationships with their fathers
Benjamin Myers, Proust's In Search of Lost Time, Valeria Luiselli
Benjamin Myers discusses his latest novel The Offing.
Reviewed: Crawl, Angel Has Fallen, Good Boys
Join Radio 1’s Ali Plumb for movie news, reviews and extra behind-the-screens fun.
Fried and Justified, a new memoir from music publicist Mick Houghton.
Andrew Davies on Sanditon, Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, the literature of citizen and state
Andrew Davies on his television dramatisation of Jane Austen's unfinished novel Sanditon
Behind the scenes at Shakespeare's Rose Theatre, singer songwriter Tiffany Twisted & photographer Elspeth Mary Moore
Ionica Adriana dives into the feast of arts and culture on offer in North Yorkshire.
Get involved in Shropshire's arts, culture and community events with inspiration you need.