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In Our Time

Rosa Luxemburg

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Rosa Luxemburg, 'Red Rosa', a leading revolutionary and agitator in Poland and Germany until her arrest and murder in the Spartacus Revolt 1919. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Rose
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Rossol

Woman's Hour

Vlogger, Lilly Singh

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Men's role in feminism; playwright Nina Raine and Baroness Helena Kennedy QC discuss Consent; vlogger Lilly Singh (aka Superwoman). Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Van Badham
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Harrison
Interviewed Guest:
Lilly Singh
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Raine
Interviewed Guest:
Helena Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Damien McGuiness
Interviewed Guest:
Kirsten de Martino
Interviewed Guest:
Lakshmi Sundaram

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Pauline and Michael's eldest daughter Lindy is a problem teenager and a source of tension in their marriage. Stars Sara Stewart. Show more

The Listening Project

The Listening Project One Thousand

Not Your Usual Oral History

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

One thousand conversations sit in the British Library's oral history archive, yet they are unique. Holly Gilbert, who catalogues them, explains why to Fi Glover. Show more

Drama

Hard Stop

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

When a young man dies during a police 'hard stop' manoeuvre, the defence and prosecution argue whether this operation was the right tactic to deploy. Show more

Contributors

PC Sam Jenkins:
Daniel Mays
Jane Tucker:
Andrea Lowe
David Fenton QC:
John McAndrew
Dennis Alam:
Baba Oyejide
DI Quigley:
Ron Cook
Professor Moore:
Robert Blythe
Inspector Martin:
Peter Bleksley
Court Usher:
Sanchia McCormack
Herol Jackson:
Khali Best

Genres

Brand

Drama

Open Book

Jon McGregor

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup talks to writer Jon McGregor about his new book, learns about WH Auden in Scotland and discusses the novel behind the film What's Eating Gilbert Grape? Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jon McGregor
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Alexander McCall Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Holden

The Film Programme

Sarah Waters on The Handmaiden

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cinema magazine programme. Sarah Waters tells Francine Stock what she thinks of the Korean adaptation of her novel Fingersmith. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Shawn Levy

Front Row

Adrian Lester and Deborah Kermode, Frog Stone, Kim Stanley Robinson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Adrian Lester and Deborah Kermode on arts funding cuts; actress and writer Frog Stone discusses her new comedy Bucket; Kim Stanley Robinson on his latest novel, New York 2140. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Kermode
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Frog Stone
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Robinson
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Jack Soper

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Pauline and Michael's eldest daughter Lindy is a problem teenager and a source of tension in their marriage. Stars Sara Stewart. Show more

In Our Time

Rosa Luxemburg

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Rosa Luxemburg, 'Red Rosa', a leading revolutionary and agitator in Poland and Germany until her arrest and murder in the Spartacus Revolt 1919. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Rose
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Rossol

Book of the Week

David Jones: Engraver, Soldier, Painter, Poet

Episode 4: Art, Poetry and Patronage

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Thomas Dilworth's biography of the admired but neglected modernist visual artist and poet. Beginning to write, new paintings and a patron. Nicholas Farrell reads. Show more

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