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Sunday Feature

Freeze: Thaw

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Hayden Lorimer discusses ice with poets, musicians, explorers, doctors and physicists. With Lavinia Greenlaw, Jo Shapcott, Kathleen Jamie, Nick Drake and Gavin Francis. Show more

Sunday Feature

Literary Pursuits

Charles Dickens: Great Expectations

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Sarah Dillon is a literary detective on the hunt for the story behind the story of how great works were written. Dickens's Great Expectations reveals a tale of money and passion. Show more

Sunday Feature

Literary Pursuits

Jean Rhys: Wide Sargasso Sea

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Sarah Dillon explores the stories behind the stories of how great works were written, focusing on the arduous composition of Jean Rhys's Wide Sargasso Sea. Show more

Sunday Feature

Folk Connections: Cecil Sharp's Appalachian Trail

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

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Andy Kershaw follows song collector Cecil Sharp's Appalachian trail in the spring of 1916, when he discovered a treasure trove of English folk songs he had never encountered before. Show more