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Saturday Review

Mother, Smile, Kathe Kollwitz, Prism, Title sequences

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Darren Aronofsky's new film Mother! stars Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem, Roddy Doyle's Smile, Kathe Kollwitz at the Ikon, Prism and the art of the opening title sequence. Show more

Woman's Hour

Underwear: What do we wear and who is it for?

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

At a time when what women wear and where they wear it is the subject of fierce political debate, we discuss women's most intimate clothing choice - their underwear. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rowan Pelling
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Minamore
Interviewed Guest:
Susanna Cordner
Interviewed Guest:
Ade Hassan
Interviewed Guest:
Stacey Duguid
Interviewed Guest:
Janie Schaffer
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Eclair

Woman's Hour

Mary Beard; Harriet Green; Michelle Young

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

An advent treat from Mary Beard, businesswoman Harriet Green, and the return of the scrunchie. Jane Garvey presents the female perspective on the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Young
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Thackery
Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Green
Interviewed Guest:
Leillah Sekalala
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Jane Butchart

Woman's Hour

A Girl Called Jack; Sam Bailey; Constance Markievicz

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

X Factor winner Sam Bailey. Jack Monroe on her budget food blog and how it has changed her life. Plus a celebration of Constance Markievicz, the first woman MP. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Bailey
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Graham
Interviewed Guest:
Jineth Bedoya Lima
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Monroe
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Arrington

Woman's Hour

World War One: Changing Women's Lives

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How the war shaped the lives of a generation of women, with guests including broadcaster Kate Adie and Baroness Shirley Williams. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Adie
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Bourke
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Andrews
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Period photos on social media, School skirts a distraction? Anti-extremism

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Would you post a photo of your period on social media? Are girls' school uniforms a distraction? And the anti-extremism campaign which brought Yazidi Iraqi women to schools. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Rupi Kaur
Interviewed Guest:
Leeanne Coyle
Interviewed Guest:
Tracy Mackness
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Lucas
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Ringrose
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Nicholson

Woman's Hour

Raha Moharrak; Bullying in the Playground

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents the female perspective on the world, including Raha Moharrak on her Everest climb, making hats, and how parenting can affect playground bullying. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Raha Moharrak
Interviewed Guest:
Dieter Wolke
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Minto
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Jane Baxter

Woman's Hour

Radical feminism; Children and bereavement

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Do we need radical feminism? Plus children and bereavement, the latest research into Tamoxifen, mentoring to inspire young girls, and Mary Lily Walker. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Finn Mackay
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Penny
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Easton
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Butler
Interviewed Guest:
Delyth Morgan
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

How to Be a Powerful Woman

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey launches the Woman's Hour Power List films, in a special programme live from the Radio Theatre at Broadcasting House in London. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Ruby McGregor-Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Mattison
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Anne Rice
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Veale
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Ogden
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

Woman's Hour

Women in Egypt; Emma Pooley

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Women in Egypt. Angry women in fiction. Is it time for a women's Tour de France? Jane Garvey presents the female perspective on the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Heather McGregor
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Pooley
Interviewed Guest:
Jamila Abbas
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Massud
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Briscoe

Woman's Hour

Sexual desire; Music Festivals; Yvette Cooper; Rick Stein

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

'What Do Women Want?' Daniel Bergner on female sexual desire. Plus powerlister Yvette Cooper, Rick Stein's fish curry, and women running music festivals. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Bergner
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Orbach
Interviewed Guest:
Yvette Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
Becky Burchell
Interviewed Guest:
Tania Harrison

Woman's Hour

Plastic Surgery; The Turn of the Screw; Tandems

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray looks at the reasons for having plastic surgery, an all-female production of Britten's opera The Turn of the Screw, and the joy of riding a tandem. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Caz Graham
Producer:
Helen Lee

Woman's Hour

Suffragette Special

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A hundred years on, Jenni Murray takes a look at the year 1913 and what it meant to the suffrage movement in the UK and abroad. Was Britain a nation 'under siege'? Show more

Contributors

Woman's Hour

Syria's refugees; Influence of Song Lyrics; Nell Dunn and Margaret Drabble

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Conditions for Syrian refugees, Kath Mainland on the Edinburgh Fringe, Nell Dunn on Up the Junction, and what influence do song lyrics have on teenagers' attitudes and behaviour? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian North
Interviewed Guest:
Kath Mainland
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Dunn
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Drabble

Woman's Hour

Slimming clubs; Dr Maisah Sobailhi; Camping

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Why has the Irish Sun covered up Page 3? Is camping mild or wild? Dr Maisah Sobaihi, the first Saudi comic to appear at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The appeal of slimming clubs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Slattery
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Enders
Interviewed Guest:
Maisah Sobaihi
Interviewed Guest:
Molly Forbes
Interviewed Guest:
Phoebe Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Engle

Woman's Hour

Women in Publishing

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Author Kate Mosse interviews WH power-lister Ursula Mackenzie on her role as chief executive of Little Brown Book Group. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Mosse
Interviewed Guest:
Ursula Mackenzie
Interviewed Guest:
Lennie Goodings
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Alexander
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Sebba
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Stothard
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark

Woman's Hour

Teenagers at festivals; Sexism on the football terraces; Celibacy

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Would you let your teenager go alone to a festival? Plus choosing to be celibate, and can you prevent sexist language on the football terrraces? Presented by Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Fontanel

Woman's Hour

Teenage reading; Inheritance law; Antarctic commander; Botox and incontinence

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The commander of the British Antarctic Survey, a campaign to change the laws of succession, Botox injections for urinary incontinence, and how couples should share housework. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Agnieszka Fryckowska

Woman's Hour

Sudha Ragunathan; Obesity in pregnancy; Make-up primers

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Carnatic music of Sudha Ragunathan, and the dangers and costs of obesity in pregnancy. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective on the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sudha Ragunathan
Interviewed Guest:
Sali Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Upson
Interviewed Guest:
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Furedi
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

Woman's Hour

Pussy Riot protest; Fertility and media headlines; Colourism

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Conditions in a Russian women's prison, hype and hope in reporting of fertility treatment, live opera singing, and discrimination against women of darker skin. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Pallot
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Sides
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Sherman
Producer:
Karen Dalziel