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In Our Time

Fanny Burney

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and work of the 18th-century writer Fanny Burney, also known as Frances D'Arblay and Frances Burney, best known for her novel Evelina. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Pohl
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Hawley
Interviewed Guest:
John Mullan

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Passing like ships in the night. The story of a pilot’s passion for flight and his beloved profession. Read by William Hope Show more

Woman's Hour

Sports Bras; Long-distance running

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Featuring Dr Fatima Akilu, Professor Dame Carol Robinson, sports bras, plus-size modelling, long-distance running and fathers and daughters in Shakespeare. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Fatima Akilu
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Moir
Interviewed Guest:
Alexandra Heminsley
Interviewed Guest:
Charly Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Jada Sezer
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Robinson

Regional Variations (2)

Drama

BBC Radio 4 LW

Drama

Sarah Wooley - Moving Music

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Artistic tensions surface as composers Philip Glass and Steve Reich share a day job in 1960s New York. Stars Bryan Dick and Justin Salinger. From November 2013. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Open Book

Mexican Literature and the London Book Fair

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

News from the world of books. Mexican writers Valeria Luiselli and Jorge Volpi talk about their country's literary heritage and how new voices are re-inventing magical realism. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Valeria Luiselli
Interviewed Guest:
Jorge Volpi
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Richards
Interviewed Guest:
Melissa Harrison

The Film Programme

Joss Whedon on Avengers; Roy Andersson; Foley; The Falling

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Film news with Francine Stock. Joss Whedon discusses Avengers: Age of Ulron, and Swedish auteur Roy Andersson on A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Joss Whedon
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Andersson
Interviewed Guest:
Barnaby Smyth
Interviewed Guest:
Kier-La Janisse
Interviewed Guest:
Sandra Hebron

Ed Reardon's Week

Series 9

Intellectual Fireworks

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A professor at a prestigious writing retreat? Is Ed's good fortune too good to be true? Stars Christopher Douglas. From December 2013. Show more

Front Row

Damian Lewis and Daniel Evans on American Buffalo, Folk Singer Sam Lee, The Proms 2015

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Damian Lewis and Daniel Evans discuss staging Mamet's American Buffalo, Larushka Ivan-Zadeh reviews A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence, and news of this year's Proms. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Damian Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Maddocks

In Our Time

Fanny Burney

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and work of the 18th-century writer Fanny Burney, also known as Frances D'Arblay and Frances Burney, best known for her novel Evelina. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Pohl
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Hawley
Interviewed Guest:
John Mullan

BBC Radio 4 FM

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