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Start the Week

In Praise of Passion

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr on our fascination with wildness, disorder and Bacchic revelry with Bettany Hughes, John Lewis-Stempel, Rachel Hewitt and Stephen Walsh. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
John Lewis-Stempel
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Hewitt
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Walsh
Producer:
Hannah Sander

Front Row

Russell Crowe, Anish Kapoor, The Body in Greek Art

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Russell Crowe on his directorial debut The Water Diviner, artist Anish Kapoor, Bettany Hughes reviews The Body in Greek Art, and is TV fantasy Outlander the new Game of Thrones? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Russell Crowe
Interviewed Guest:
Anish Kapoor
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes

Start the Week

Turkey: Past and Present

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Amol Rajan discusses Turkey with Elif Shafak, Kaya Genç, Fadi Hakura and Bettany Hughes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Elif Shafak
Interviewed Guest:
Kaya Genc
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Fadi Hakura
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Saturday Live

Bettany Hughes; former SAS soldier Chris Ryan

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Anita Anand are joined by historian Bettany Hughes, John McCarthy goes to Durham to see the Lindisfarne Gospels, and we revel in the sound of a Spitfire's engine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Anita Anand
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Poole
Interviewed Guest:
Jess Herman
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Ryan
Interviewed Guest:
John McCarthy
Producer:
Chris Wilson

Woman's Hour

Andy Burnham MP, the pill and endometrial cancer, male muses

Duration: 54 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

With Andy Burnham, Labour leadership contender, new research on the effect of the pill on preventing endometrial cancer, male muses, and the Buddha and women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Burnham
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Valerie Beral
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Pollard
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Devereux

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Lianne La Havas, Women Diplomats, Mack and Mabel

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lianne La Havas performs her latest single. America's under-secretary of state Wendy Sherman talks about negotiating with Iran. Jo McMillan talks about her new novel Motherland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Sherman
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Chappell
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Cooker
Interviewed Guest:
Jo McMillan
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Suzi Godson
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Harrison
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Normand
Interviewed Guest:
Lianne La Havas

Front Row

Museum of the Year shortlist, A Late Quartet, Greg Bellow

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Mark Lawson has news of the contenders for the Art Fund Museum of the Year prize, and reviews the film A Late Quartet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Producer:
Nicki Paxman

Free Thinking

Festival 2017

Episode 7: The Speed of Revolution

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Bettany Hughes, Sir Richard J Evans and John Hall consider whether periods of turmoil are seen as revolutionary at the time or whether we only understand change retrospectively. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Evans
Interviewed Guest:
John Hall
Presenter:
Philip Dodd

Free Thinking

Hay 2017: Women's Voices in the Classical World

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Colm Toibin, Bettany Hughes and Paul Cartledge join New Generation Thinker Catherine Fletcher for a discussion recorded at 2017's Hay Festival. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Colm Toibin
Interviewed Guest:
Bettany Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Cartledge
Producer:
Zahid Warley