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The Ideas That Make Us

Series 3

Episode 2: Charisma

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Bettany Hughes investigates charisma at the Acropolis, in a recording session with Live Aid founder Bob Geldof and on the pages of a best-selling novel with author Ben Okri. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

On John Lewis-Stempel’s farm it’s spring - the time for catching a glimpse of those mad March hares. Read by Bernard Hill. Show more

Woman's Hour

Comedian Sara Pascoe, Male nurses, Supporting Leicester City

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sara Pascoe on her book Animal which explores the science behind being female. Plus, male nurses share their experiences, women who love Leicester City, and midlife crisis at 30. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sara Pascoe
Interviewed Guest:
Kieran Uttley
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Warriner
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Langan Vines
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Nicol
Interviewed Guest:
Elly Curshen
Interviewed Guest:
Aine Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Owens
Presenter:
Jane Garvey

15 Minute Drama

Clouds in Trousers

Sun

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Zoe is growing up under the same weather as anyone else but it seems to mean more to her. A drama by Katie Hims. Hot days revising for exams. Show more

Contributors

Young Zoe:
Sydney Wade
Young Alice:
Sydney Wade
Young Shaun:
Rhys Gannon
Older Zoe:
Patsy Ferran
Older Shaun:
David Reed
Zoe's Mum:
Katy Carmichael
Producer:
Tim Dee
Writer:
Katie Hims

Genres

Home Front

3 May 1916 - Emily Colville

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1916, cheers met the announcement in Parliament that three Irish rebel leaders had been executed, and in Ashburton, Emily is on course for collision with her fiance. Show more

Contributors

Emily Colville:
Scarlett Brookes
Clarence Ogden:
David Sterne
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Edwin Lloyd:
Finn den Hertog
Marcus Goodridge:
Max Bennett
Molly Dyer:
Stevie Thompson
Oswald Dyer:
Dean Nolan
Simeon Dyer:
Josh Darcy

Drama

Julius Caesar

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Cassius persuades Brutus that Caesar's ambition is a threat to the republic and a conspiracy is formed. Show more

Front Row

Mona Hatoum, The Windsors, Alexander Masters, Charles Dance

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Alexander Masters discusses A Life Discarded, artist Mona Hatoum on her show at Tate Modern, the creators of new TV comedy series The Windsors, plus Charles Dance on Coriolanus. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mona Hatoum
Interviewed Guest:
Bert Tyler-Moore
Interviewed Guest:
George Jeffrie
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Dance
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed

What Does the K Stand For?

Series 2

Episode 1: Turning Cheeks

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Family arguments. Stephen K Amos's teenage years in 1980s South London. By Jonathan Harvey with Stephen K Amos. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Stephen K Amos:
Stephen K Amos
Young Stephen:
Shaquille Ali-Yebuah
Stephanie Amos:
Fatou Sohna
Virginia Amos:
Ellen Thomas
Vincent Amos:
Don Gilet
Jayson Jackson:
Frankie Wilson

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