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The Reith Lectures

BBC Radio 4 FM

The Reith Lectures

Kwame Anthony Appiah - Mistaken Identities

Country

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Philosopher and cultural theorist Kwame Anthony Appiah argues against a mythical and romantic view of nationhood, saying instead it should rest on a commitment to shared values. Show more

Woman's Hour

Felicity Kendal, Icelandic feminism, Clothes on TV, Hollie McNish

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Felicity Kendal talks about her long career and turning 70. Noreena Hertz discusses gender equality in Iceland. And how are clothes used in contemporary dramas? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Kendal
Interviewed Guest:
Noreena Hertz
Interviewed Guest:
Darren Finch
Interviewed Guest:
Charis Nolder
Interviewed Guest:
Catrina McHugh
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Byron
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish
Interviewed Guest:
Yomi Sode
Producer:
Erin Riley

The Pillow Book

Series 9

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller, set in 10th-century Japan. A palace lady has been murdered - apparently by her drunken and deluded husband. Show more

Blood, Sex and Money by Emile Zola

Season 3 - Money

4. Swindle

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 3 months

Zola drama. Set on the Normandy coast, Sidonie takes in her orphaned niece and siphons her considerable inheritance, starring Glenda Jackson, Pippa Heywood and Mathew Horne. Show more

A Good Read

Cariad Lloyd and Mike Bullen

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Harriett Gilbert talks with comedian Cariad Lloyd and Cold Feet screenwriter Mike Bullen about the books they love: by Iris Murdoch, Joshua Ferris and Margery Allingham. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Cariad Lloyd
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Bullen
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Ed Reardon's Week

Series 11

The Rectifier

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Inspired by his great-grandfather, Ed embarks upon writing a serious social history book. Stars Christopher Douglas. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Emma Rice to leave The Globe, plus Boyz n the Hood director John Singleton and the new Design Museum

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Reactions to the news that Emma Rice is to leave Shakespeare's Globe. A visit to London's new Design Museum as it prepares to open. Director John Singleton on Boyz n the Hood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Hemming
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Treneman
Interviewed Guest:
John Pawson
Interviewed Guest:
Dejan Sudjic
Interviewed Guest:
John Singleton
Producer:
Jack Soper

The Pillow Book

Series 9

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller, set in 10th-century Japan. A palace lady has been murdered - apparently by her drunken and deluded husband. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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