Programme Index

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In Our Time

Garibaldi and the Risorgimento

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Giuseppe Garibaldi and his role in unifying Italy which, with his Red Shirts, he achieved substantially in 1861 and entirely in 1870. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Participant:
Lucy Riall
Participant:
Eugenio Biagini
Participant:
David Laven

Book of the Week

Reality Is Not What It Seems

Episode 4: The Dances of Time

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Carlo Rovelli on how scientists are exploring theories of quantum gravity in order to find answers to some of the great mysteries about the structure of the physical world. Show more

Woman's Hour

First female Chief Whip, Suzi Godson, Aids, Women coaches

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Baroness Ann Taylor on being the first female chief whip, long-term relationships when you are 50, World Aids Day, and where are all the female sports coaches? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Christine Stegling
Interviewed Guest:
Margret Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Suzi Godson
Interviewed Guest:
Kalsoom Bashir
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Wilmot
Interviewed Guest:
Kath Robinson
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt

Gudrun

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Twice-widowed Gudrun is under threat when her uncles eye her large estate. A husband would ward them off. Stars Kate Phillips. Show more

Open Book

Writers Helen Garner and Charlotte Wood, Authors' manuscripts, Chris Cleave, The history of audio books

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Two great Australian writers, Helen Garner and Charlotte Wood, talk about their writing process, their latest books and combining writing fact with fiction. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Wood
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Garner

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Francine Stock revisits the manicured lawns and gothic horror of Blue Velvet as David Lynch's surreal masterpiece celebrates its 30th anniversary. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

The Fair Intellectual Club

An Engagement with Mr Hogarth

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Portraits and Poteen delight the Fair Intellectuals when artist Mr Hogarth arrives to paint Isabel. Stars Gus Brown. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Sculpture on the streets, Strictly Ballroom the Musical, Moana

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

City Sculpture Projects 1972 at the Henry Moore Institute; Strictly Ballroom the Musical's choreographer, Drew McOnie; Moana, the latest Disney heroine. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jon Wood
Interviewed Guest:
Liliane Lijn
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Tebby
Interviewed Guest:
Drew McOnie
Interviewed Guest:
Ron Clements
Interviewed Guest:
John Musker
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Ekene Akalawu

Gudrun

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Twice-widowed Gudrun is under threat when her uncles eye her large estate. A husband would ward them off. Stars Kate Phillips. Show more

In Our Time

Garibaldi and the Risorgimento

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Giuseppe Garibaldi and his role in unifying Italy which, with his Red Shirts, he achieved substantially in 1861 and entirely in 1870. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Participant:
Lucy Riall
Participant:
Eugenio Biagini
Participant:
David Laven

Book of the Week

Reality Is Not What It Seems

Episode 4: The Dances of Time

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Carlo Rovelli on how scientists are exploring theories of quantum gravity in order to find answers to some of the great mysteries about the structure of the physical world. Show more

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