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Free Thinking

Partition, Mohsin Hamid, Gurinder Chadha

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Presented by Anne McElvoy. With author Mohsin Hamid talking about migration, Mohsin Hamid, Preti Taneja and Sam Goodman discussing India's Partition, and director Gurinder Chadha. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mohsin Hamid
Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Preti Taneja
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Goodman
Interviewed Guest:
Gurinder Chadha

Free Thinking

Screaming Lord Sutch on Stage, Margaret MacMillan

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

James Graham talks to Anne McElvoy about his new play which puts Screaming Lord Sutch on stage. Plus Margaret MacMillan on whether individuals can make a difference to history. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
James Graham
Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret MacMillan
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Furber
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Standage
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Goodman

Free Thinking

James Bond in Spectre, Nawal El Saadawi, Lord Browne, IS and Poetry

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Rana Mitter presents. With Sam Goodman on the new James Bond film, Nawal El Saadawi on writing and protest, Lord Browne on business engaging with society, and IS and Arabic poetry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rana Mitter
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Goodman
Interviewed Guest:
Nawal El Saadawi
Interviewed Guest:
John Browne
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Littlewood
Interviewed Guest:
Elisabeth Kendall
Producer:
Harry Parker

Free Thinking

Spy Fiction, Worrying, Joseph Cornell

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Matthew Sweet is joined by AL Kennedy, Virginia Ironside and Francis O'Gorman to discuss worrying in literature and life. Plus New Generation Thinker Sam Goodman on spy fiction. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
AL Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Virginia Ironside
Interviewed Guest:
Francis O'Gorman
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Sinclair
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Goodman