Book Listings

Tim Burgess with Ian Rankin

18 August, 8.15pm Music and literature meet as Rebus author and pop fan Rankin talks to Burgess about his life with the Charlatans on the Madchester scene of the 1990s....

Sue Perkins

21 August, 9.45pm Viv Groskop talks to the Great British Bake Off star about life as one half of Mel and Sue and her early days on the Edinburgh Fringe circuit....

Stewart Lee

19 August, 8.15pm The comedian’s comedian showcases Content Provider, his compendium of newspaper articles. See feature on p.16...

Simon Callow

18 August, 11.45am Callow shares insights into the workings of icon of stage and screen Orson Welles....

Paul Morley

25 August, 7.15pm The music critic celebrates the life of one of rock’s greatest icons in Age of Bowie....

Paul Mason

28 August, 5pm The Channel 4 economics editor forecasts the end of the capitalist system....

Peter Arnott and Herman Koch

29 August, 10.15am Arnott, a veteran playwright but a first-time novelist, and Knoch discuss their latest novels....

Miranda Sawyer

28 August 2pm The journalist and broadcaster reflects on life in your mid 40s and the pressures of feeling Out of Time....