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Free Thinking

Landmark: Andrew Marvell's To His Coy Mistress

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Poets Michael Symmons Roberts and Helen Mort and academic Stewart Mottram join Matthew Sweet in Hull to discuss the language of love and the politics underpinning Marvell's poem. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Symmons Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Interviewed Guest:
Stewart Mottram
Producer:
Fiona McLean

Front Row

Judi Dench Launches Shakespeare's People

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Front Row asks actors, writers and directors to give their personal take on a favourite Shakespeare character. Dame Judi Dench chooses Lady Macbeth to launch Shakespeare's People. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Judi Dench
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest:
Vinay Patel
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort

Woman's Hour

Jacqueline Gold, The women are coming, Colleagues crying

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Programme that offers a female perspective on the world. The rise of women in politics, Jacqueline Gold, CEO of Ann Summers, poet Helen Mort; and is crying at work still taboo? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Quentin Letts
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Penny
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Gold
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Grossman
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Frizzell
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Tunnard

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jacqueline Gold, the CEO of Ann Summers, discusses the changing landscape of the adult entertainment industry, and the multi-award-winning Helen Mort on 'Difficult Women'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Gold
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Interviewed Guest:
Margret Lara Vioarsdottir
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Grossman
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Frizzell
Interviewed Guest:
Millie Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Titherley
Interviewed Guest:
Sabine Durrant
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Ware

Front Row

Daniel Mays, Girls Trip, Asifa Lahore's Queer Icon, Young Poets competition

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Actor Daniel Mays on playing gay rights campaigner Peter Wildeblood, Girl Trip reviewed, the UK's first out Muslim drag queen Asifa Lahore, a competition for young poets. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Mays
Interviewed Guest:
Dreda Say Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Asifa Lahore
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed

Woman's Hour

LBD, Home Turf, Prison, Helen Mort, Labour women

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents, with features including a look at the little black dress, a community dance production inspired by football, housing after prison and Autumn poetry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jess undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Earle
Interviewed Guest:
Fredi Lorie
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Powell
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Butler
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Duguid
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Hackett
Interviewed Guest:
Saadia Abdullah

Front Row

Carey Mulligan; Colour at the National Gallery; the artistic legacy of the miners' strike 30 years on

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Presented by John Wilson. Carey Mulligan on her role in Skylight; Jeremy Deller, Helen Mort and Beth Steel on Orgreave's artistic legacy; and Making Colour at the National Gallery. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Carey Mulligan
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Deller
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Interviewed Guest:
Beth Steel
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Wootton

Woman's Hour

Nightclub racism, Andrew Marr on poetry, Lee Miller WWII photos, Children and sexuality

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr, Helen Mort and Ruth Padel discuss women's poetry. Are nightclub door policies racist? World War Two photos by Lee Miller. And talking to children about sexuality. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt
Interviewed Guest:
Zalika Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo-Lodge
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Padel
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Penrose
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Shute
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Gadd

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Nigella Lawson, Geena Davis, Sexism in nightclubs

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Nigella Lawson on food and pleasure. Feminism and women's magazines. Are nightclubs guilty of misogynoir? Geena Davis on gender in films. Student mental health. Female poets. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Nigella Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Henry
Interviewed Guest:
Bee Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Candy
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Smorsarski
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo-Lodge
Interviewed Guest:
Salika Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Geena Davis
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Caleb
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Byrom
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Padel
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort

Poetry Please

Bernard O'Donoghue, Helen Mort and Paul Farley reading their own work

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Roger McGough presents listeners' poetry requests. With Bernard O'Donoghue, Helen Mort and Paul Farley reading their own work. Show more