Philip Dodd and guests explore the value of causing offence
Slavoj Zizek, Camille Paglia, Flemming Rose
Street Culture, Protests, Food.
Philip Dodd talks to gilet jaune and novelist Edouard Louis about streets and culture.
Encylopedias and Knowledge: from Diderot to Wikipedia.
Jimmy Wales talks Diderot & collecting knowledge + Tariq Godard on Mark Fisher aka k-punk
Self Knowledge, Global Catastrophe and Simulated Worlds
Quassim Cassam & Simon Beard with Matthew Sweet + RW Fassbinder's '70s TV sci-fi series
Scented gloves and gossip: civility and news in the Renaissance
Shahidha Bari discusses new research on the the ins and outs of Renaissance culture
The film-maker talks black power, blackface and Academy Awards with Matthew Sweet.
Africa Babel China
Histories of West Africa, 20th c China, art of translation
Andrew McMillan, Lavinia Greenlaw, Elanor Dymott, Laura Mucha- the science & art of love.
9 to 5 the musical, Bryony Kimmings, Representation of sex in the arts
Has a desire to appeal to younger audiences changed how sex is represented in culture?
A down-to-earth look at all that's arty in Cumbria.
Desi and Homeless
Late night discussion with Mobeen on the issues around homelessness.
The ‘Russian Queen of Horror’ takes us through the process of creating her next book
Music By Numbers: Drake
Clara Amfo uses numbers to explore Drake's musical career to date.