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Start the Week

Eric Schmidt on the New Digital Age

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Emily Maitlis discusses the digital future with Google head Eric Schmidt, data journalist James Ball, curator Honor Harger and risk expert David Spiegelhalter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emily Maitlis
Interviewed Guest:
Eric Schmidt
Interviewed Guest:
Honor Harger
Interviewed Guest:
David Spiegelhalter
Interviewed Guest:
James Ball
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Russia: Tsars to Putin

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses Russia with Simon Sebag Montefiore, Amanda Vickery, Arkady Ostrovsky and David Aaronovitch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Sebag Montefiore
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Vickery
Interviewed Guest:
Arkady Ostrovsky
Interviewed Guest:
David Aaronovitch
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Sara Khan: The Battle within Islam

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses what Islam means in the modern world. With Graeme Wood, Ziauddin Sardar, Sara Khan and Loretta Napoleoni. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Graeme Wood
Interviewed Guest:
Ziauddin Sardar
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Loretta Napoleoni
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Jonathan Franzen

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Discussion programme. Tom Sutcliffe talks to novelist Jonathan Franzen, financial journalist Gillian Tett, artist Tacita Dean and academic Helen Margetts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Franzen
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Tett
Interviewed Guest:
Tacita Dean
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Margetts
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Live from the Hay Festival

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Tom Sutcliffe at the Hay Festival with Colm Toibin, Sebastian Barry, Meg Rosoff and Jan Kizilhan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Colm Toibin
Interviewed Guest:
Sebastian Barry
Interviewed Guest:
Meg Rosoff
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Kizilhan
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

The Tempest Reimagined, with Margaret Atwood and Harriet Walter

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses Shakespeare and Caravaggio with the writer Margaret Atwood, actor Harriet Walter, curator Letizia Treves and biographer Richard Holmes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Atwood
Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Walter
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Holmes
Interviewed Guest:
Letizia Treves
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr talks to historians Niall Ferguson and Gabriel Gorodetsky and American novelist Jane Smiley. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Niall Ferguson
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Smiley
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriel Gorodetsky
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Sayeeda Warsi: Muslims in Britain

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Amol Rajan discusses society and integration with Sayeeda Warsi, Paul Collier and Roger Scruton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Sayeeda Warsi
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Collier
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Scruton
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Blood, guts and swearing robots

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses gangrene, pain and swearing with Lindsey Fitzharris, Lesley Colvin, Beth Singler and Emma Byrne. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Lindsey Fitzharris
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Colvin
Interviewed Guest:
Beth Singler
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Byrne
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Heart of Darkness: Conrad and Orwell

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses empire and the changing world order with Maya Jasanoff, Robert Colls, Ishion Hutchinson and Gideon Rachman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Maya Jasanoff
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Colls
Interviewed Guest:
Ishion Hutchinson
Interviewed Guest:
Gideon Rachman
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

The End of War?

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr is joined by international lawyer Oona Hathaway, Norwegian ambassador Mona Juul, Yemen specialist Elisabeth Kendall and journalist Philip Collins. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Oona Hathaway
Interviewed Guest:
Mona Juul
Interviewed Guest:
Elisabeth Kendall
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Collins
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Anger and deprivation

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Francine Stock discusses anger and stress with Nico Muhly, Ivo van Hove, Darren McGarvey and Caroline Relton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Ivo Van Hove
Interviewed Guest:
Nico Muhly
Interviewed Guest:
Darren McGarvey
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Relton
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Storytelling at the Edinburgh Festivals

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr at the Edinburgh Festivals with award-winning authors Pat Barker, Sjon and James Robertson, and singer-songwriter Karine Polwart. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Pat Barker
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Sjon
Interviewed Guest:
James Robertson
Interviewed Guest:
Karine Polwart
Performer:
Karine Polwart
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Animals: tamed, exploited and resurrected

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Amol Rajan discusses the uneasy interaction between the animal kingdom and humans with Alice Roberts, Britt Wray and Gaia Vince. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Gaia Vince
Interviewed Guest:
John Ewen
Interviewed Guest:
Britt Wray
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

The Bolshoi and Culture Wars

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion show. Tom Sutcliffe discusses the history of the Bolshoi Ballet and the collision between art and politics with Simon Morrison, Ismene Brown and Nigel Cliff. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Morrison
Interviewed Guest:
Ismene Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Cliff
Interviewed Guest:
Edith Devaney
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Inventing the Self: Fact and Fiction

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses truth, lies and the self with Robert Lepage, Rebecca Stott, Miranda Doyle, Andrew O'Hagan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Lepage
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Stott
Interviewed Guest:
Miranda Doyle
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew O'Hagan
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Augustine, Desire, Doing good

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses goodness and pleasure with the historian Robin Lane Fox, philosopher Clare Carlisle, writer Larissa MacFarquhar and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Robin Lane Fox
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Carlisle
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Phillips
Interviewed Guest:
Larissa MacFarquhar
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Popular Protest and Patriotism

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Wark discusses the history of protest with John Rees, Josie Rourke, Rachel Reeves and James Frayne. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Interviewed Guest:
John Rees
Interviewed Guest:
Josie Rourke
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Reeves
Interviewed Guest:
James Frayne
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Russian Revolution a hundred years on

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe is in Moscow to discuss Russian Revolution with Zelfira Tregulova, director of the Tretyakov Gallery, and journalists Mikhail Zygar and Arkady Ostrovsky. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Konstantin Kosachev
Interviewed Guest:
Mikhail Zygar
Interviewed Guest:
Arkady Ostrovsky
Interviewed Guest:
Zelfira Tregulova
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Start the Week

Life Is a Dream

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses free will and fate with Jesmyn Ward, Kim Brandstrup, Edith Hall and John Gray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Jesmyn Ward
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Brandstrup
Interviewed Guest:
Edith Hall
Interviewed Guest:
John Gray
Producer:
Katy Hickman