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In Our Time

Aphra Behn

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life and work of Aphra Behn, known for her plays for the Restoration stage such as The Rover and for her novel Oroonoko. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Todd
Interviewed Guest:
Ros Ballaster
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Bowditch

Front Row

Kay Mellor, Frankenstein, Swimming with Men

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kay Mellor on the real life inspiration for her new ITV drama Girlfriends, marking 200 years of Frankenstein and going on set with Rob Brydon in Swimming With Men. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Kay Mellor
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Frayling
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Todd
Interviewed Guest:
Rob Brydon
Interviewed Guest:
Adele Carlsen
Presenter:
Stig Abel

Woman's Hour

Exercise fads, Syrian refugees, Sophie Sabbage, Marian Clayden

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

From aerobics to candlelit cycling, how can you negotiate exercise fads to find a form of fitness training which will work for you? With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Faya Nilsson
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Sabbage
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Todd
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Schoeser

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Jane Austen's novel Emma, which features, according to Austen, 'a heroine whom no-one but myself will much like'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Todd
Interviewed Guest:
John Mullan
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Clery

Woman's Hour

Janet Todd, Sexual Harassment, Daughters of Reykjavik, Woman's Lab: Dating, Caring in Hot Weather

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

New proposals on sexual harassment, Janet Todd making sense of life and death, Woman's Lab explores dating, caring for old and young in the heat, and Icelandic women in hip-hop. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Karon Monaghan
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Holzhausen
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Jarvis
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Todd
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney
Interviewed Guest:
Gia Milinovich
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Dewberry
Producer:
Elisa Kennedy

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Hot Brown Honey, School exclusions, Bras

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kim Busty Beatz Bowers and Lisa Fa'alafi of Hot Brown Honey, the effects of school exclusion on a 14-year-old boy, and why we can never find a bra that fits. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Busty Beatz Bowers
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Fa'alafi
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Todd
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Brockes
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Holden
Interviewed Guest:
Georgia Larsen
Interviewed Guest:
Mariam Olayiwola
Interviewed Guest:
Ashleigh Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Dorries