Edgar Allan Poe and the gothic
Proms Plus: Edgar Allan Poe
Proms Plus: 'Queering' Tchaikovsky
Shahidha Bari and Rolf Hind discuss Tchaikovsky’s letters, with readings from Tom Stuart
Proms Plus: Childhood, innocence and experience
Books for children and children in books from Romanticism via the Victorians to now.
Revisit Mike Leigh in Conversation about Peterloo, politics and his Salford upbringing.
The film-maker talks to Matthew Sweet about depicting history and politics on film.
Revisit Napoleon in Fact and Fiction
Anne McElvoy looks at Napoleon's biography, caricatures and professional impersonators.
Proms Plus: Literary Hoaxes
Shahidha Bari and Nick Groom on invented monks, fake Shakespeare and a "discovered" diary
Revisit Slavery Stories, William Melvyn Kelley & Esi Edugyan
Laurence Scott meets the family of a rediscovered African American writer & 3 historians
Inside The Global Drag Phenomenon
Mobeen brings you the latest from DragWorld UK and speaks to the biggest names in drag.
Sarah Brett with late night discussion on the issues and stories that matter to you.
Daniel Schoppen: Roller coaster designer
The ups and downs of creating a wild ride
Roller coaster designer Daniel Schoppen
Roller coaster designer, Daniel Schoppen, experiences his new creation for the first time
Does the Team Drink?
Louis Barfe explores the connections between alcohol and comedy.