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Last Word

Glen Campbell, Dame Helen Alexander, Prunella Briance, Clancy Sigal

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on musician Glen Campbell, businesswoman Dame Helen Alexander, writer Clancy Sigal, childbirth campaigner Prunella Briance. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Bill Emmott
Interviewed Guest:
Helena Morrissey
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy Webb

Woman's Hour

Exclusive figures on gender identity and young people, Musician Gwenno, Catholic guidelines on the modern family

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A top clinic reveals surprising statistics about gender identity among the under-18s. Plus electronic synth pop with musician Gwenno, and new Catholic guidelines on family life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewer:
Jenny Kleeman
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Carmichael
Interviewed Guest:
Bernadette Wren
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Sasha
Interviewed Guest:
Gwenno Saunders
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Easton
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Farrow
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Joanna Moorhead tells the remarkable life story of her father's cousin, surrealist artist and writer Leonora Carrington. Show more

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

The rebellious young artist starts a new life in London and falls in love with Max Ernst. She finds herself at the centre of an extraordinary artistic movement. Show more

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Leonora moves to Paris with Max Ernst to join other artistic geniuses such as Picasso and Dali. Her family's attempts to control her continue to fail. Show more

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

The artist suffers a mental breakdown and ends up in an asylum in Madrid, where an extreme form of treatment is practised. Show more

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Leonora finds a way out of the asylum - and war-torn Europe. But she is still unsure where and with whom to settle. Show more

Woman's Hour

Where Have All the Good Nuns Gone?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey on negative stereotypes of nuns on TV and film. Plus Cecelia Ahern on her latest book How to Fall in Love, and WH power-lister Mary Curnock Cook, chief exec of UCAS. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Curnock Cook
Interviewed Guest:
Phumzile Mlamgo-Ngcuka
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Lynda Dearlove
Interviewed Guest:
Cecelia Ahern

Woman's Hour

Women in Science; Jessica Swale; Vatican PR

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Encouraging women to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths; the signficance of the appointment of a female PR to a Vatican commission. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Phillips
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Swale
Interviewed Guest:
Shaleem Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie Imafidon
Interviewed Guest:
Emma LE Rees
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

Woman's Hour

Leonora Carrington; Crafts for children; Women and guns in the US

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington; gender pay gap; texts that change your life; crafts for children; women carrying guns in the US. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Swinson
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Dockrill
Interviewed Guest:
Christine Leech

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Film about artist Leonora Carrington who worked alongside Max Ernst, Andre Breton and Pablo Picasso in Paris at the height of surrealism, yet lived out her days in Mexico City. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Rachel Hooper
Executive Producer:
Angus Macqueen
Executive Producer:
Emma Cahusac
Editor:
Adam Finch
Interviewed Guest:
Tere Arcq
Interviewed Guest:
Betty Aridjis
Interviewed Guest:
Homero Aridjis
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriel Carrington
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Carrington
Interviewed Guest:
Miguel Escobedo
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Penrose
Interviewed Guest:
Elena Poniatowska
Narrator:
Lizzie Wells