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In Our Time

Gnosticism

Duration: 42 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Gnosticism, a religious sect associated with early Christianity. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Humfress
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Humfress
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Logan
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Logan

Woman's Hour

Sarah Dunant; Katelyn Campbell; PHSE education; living with a sulker

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Author Sarah Dunant discusses the Borgias, Dr Pam Spurr gives advice on dealing with sulking, and Katelyn Campbell has taken a stance against the sex education in her US school. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Dunant
Interviewed Guest:
Pam Spurr
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Open Book

Sir Walter Scott Special from the Royal Opera House

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup presents a Sir Walter Scott special from the Royal Opera House, with biographer Stuart Kelly, authors Denise Mina and Allan Massie and actor Emun Elliott. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Andrea Kidd
Interviewed Guest:
Stuart Kelly
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Mina
Interviewed Guest:
Allan Massie

The Film Programme

Pedro Almodovar on I'm So Excited; Tom Courtenay on Billy Liar; Riz Ahmed's big break

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Director Pedro Almodovar tells Francine Stock his raunchy new comedy I'm So Excited is a commentary on Spanish politics. Actor Tom Courtenay looks back at Billy Liar, 50 years on. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Elaine Lester
Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Pedro Almodovar
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Courtenay

Front Row

Zoe Wanamaker; Cultural Exchange - Suggs; Arne Dahl

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Zoe Wanamaker on her role in Passion Play, writer Arne Dahl on the appeal of Scandi crime, and Suggs from Madness selects a John Betjeman poem for Cultural Exchange. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Suggs
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Wanamaker
Interviewed Guest:
Arne Dahl
Interviewed Guest:
David Hepworth

In Our Time

Gnosticism

Duration: 42 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Gnosticism, a religious sect associated with early Christianity. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Humfress
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Humfress
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Logan
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Logan

Book at Bedtime

This Is Where I Am

Episode 9

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Debs has been looking after Rebecca while Abdi recovers in hospital from the trauma of his flashback. But finally it's time for the little girl to visit to her beloved father. Show more

Book of the Week

Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

In 1997, Margaret Thatcher invited Charles Moore to write her biography. This is the first volume of his portrait of the former prime minster. The reader is Nicholas Farrell. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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