Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

21/08/2014

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Yazidi women captured by Islamic State fighters, Claudia Jones, perfect picnic food for children, White Crocodile by KT Medina, and girls and hard rock. Presented by Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt
Interviewed Guest:
KT Medina
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Sly
Interviewed Guest:
Bee Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Nia Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Sullivan
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Richardson
Interviewed Guest:
Paige Bennett

15 Minute Drama

The Awakening

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Leonce hopes Edna’s father can stop her unconventional behaviour, but soon notorious Alcee Arobin arrives. Kate Chopin's landmark 1899 novel starring Richard Laing. Show more

Contributors

Edna Pontellier:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Leonce Pontellier:
Guy Paul
Celestine:
Petra Letang
Alcee Arobin:
Richard Laing
Adele Ratignolle:
Sasha Pick
Colonel:
David Cann
Adaptor:
Janice Okoh

Genres

Drama

The Man Inside the Radio Is My Dad

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Charlie Brooks, Janine in EastEnders, stars in Louise Monaghan's play. Is Chloe's mum telling the truth about the absence of her dad or is she holding something back? Show more

Genres

Brand

Drama

Open Book

Literary Landscape: Ross Raisin and Yorkshire

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A literary ramble through the Yorkshire moors and the work they have inspired, from the Brontes to Sylvia Plath. With authors Ross Raisin, Will Atkins and Professor John Bowen. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Ross Raisin
Interviewed Guest:
Will Atkins
Interviewed Guest:
John Bowen

The Film Programme

Luc Besson on Lucy; Dardenne Brothers; Kelly Reichardt boxset

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Luc Besson on the neuroscience behind Lucy, the Dardenne Brothers discuss their latest award-winning drama Two Days, One Night, and the palaeontologist who kept Jurassic Park real. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Luc Besson
Interviewed Guest:
Jean-Pierre Dardenne
Interviewed Guest:
Luc Dardenne
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Horner
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Bray

Front Row

Two Days, One Night; Timothy West on being Barbirolli; Alan Warner; Ilan Volkov

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news. Razia Iqbal reviews Two Days, One Night, plus actor Timothy West on Sir John Barbirolli, Scottish novelist Alan Warner on his new novel, and classical Icelandic music. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Razia Iqbal
Interviewed Guest:
Timothy West
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Warner
Interviewed Guest:
Ilan Volkov
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Finch
Producer:
Craig Smith

15 Minute Drama

The Awakening

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Leonce hopes Edna’s father can stop her unconventional behaviour, but soon notorious Alcee Arobin arrives. Kate Chopin's landmark 1899 novel starring Richard Laing. Show more

Contributors

Edna Pontellier:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Leonce Pontellier:
Guy Paul
Celestine:
Petra Letang
Alcee Arobin:
Richard Laing
Adele Ratignolle:
Sasha Pick
Colonel:
David Cann
Adaptor:
Janice Okoh

Genres

The Show What You Wrote

Series 2

Episode 2: Geography

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sketch show written entirely by the public. With Ben Crompton, Fiona Clarke, Gavin Webster and Helen Moon. From August 2014. Show more

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