The extraordinary life of Arthur Cravan and his influence on modern art. Read more
The Escape Artist
6: The Persona
The extraordinary life of Arthur Cravan and his influence on modern art.
7: The Love Story
8: The Echo
9: The Missing
10: The Resurrection
Between the Essays
Hope is the thing with feathers
Radio producers from around the world present miniature Between the Ears features.
How to Get Stuck in Traffic
Baked Beans and Pigeon Feed
Jenn Ashworth - The Abiding Mental Riches of Preston
Lancastrian writer Jenn Ashworth ponders the promises of Preston's Harris Library.
Michael Donkor - On Wandsworth Bridge
Writer Michael Donkor crosses Wandsworth Bridge, from childhood memory to adulthood
Stephanie Victoire - Dark Hollow Falls
Writer Stephanie Victoire has a haunting hike in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Appalachia.
Nat Segnit - The Other Ibiza
Writer and walker Nat Segnit seeks recovery and retreat in the unseen mountains of Ibiza.
Sophie Coulombeau - Walking Matilda
In York, author and academic Sophie Coulombeau finds a city and self changed by motherhood
Under the Influence
Jon Boden on the influence of apocalyptic science-fiction on him as a folk singer.
New Generation Thinkers
Philip Roscoe asks whether our expectations of the lone entrepreneur are unrealistic.
Emma Rice reveals the influences that stamp her work as a theatre director.
Parallels and Paradoxes
Shahidha Bari examines the ideas behind the founding of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra.
Shobana Jeyasingh on how different dance traditions inform her choreography.
Light in the Dark
Alexandra Harris explores the history of artificial light through literary sources.
Photographer and artist Tom Hunter on the impact that Vermeer has had on his work.
Looking beyond the Dead
Zoe Norridge ask why photos of Africa fix perceptions of the continent at its worst times.
Indian-born choreographer Shobana Jeyasingh reflects on the influences shaping her dances.
The Canon of Comics
Jon Adams compares the work of modern comic book enthusiasts to ancient biblical scholars.