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BONUS: The Science of Storytelling, by Will Storr (an extract from the audiobook)
Will Storr's The Science of Storytelling: Why Storie... more
Dec 6 2019 12m
Will Storr: Can Stories Help Us Make Sense of Our Modern World?
Award-winning author, Will Storr, in conversation wi... more
Dec 4 2019 35m
BONUS: Bloody Brilliant Women, by Cathy Newman (an extract from the audiobook)
Cathy Newman's Bloody Brilliant Women: The Pioneers,... more
Nov 29 2019 34m
Cathy Newman: Why Have Women Been Left Out of the History Books?
Journalist and broadcaster, Cathy Newman, in convers... more
Nov 27 2019 31m
BONUS: Green and Prosperous Land, by Dieter Helm (an extract from the audiobook)
An exclusive extract from the first chapter of Green... more
Nov 22 2019 30m
Dieter Helm: How Do We Save the British Countryside?
Professor Dieter Helm is Professor of Economic Polic... more
Nov 20 2019 32m
BONUS: A Good Time to be a Girl, by Helena Morrissey (an extract from the audiobook)
An exclusive extract from the first chapter of A Goo... more
Nov 15 2019 35m
Helena Morrissey: Can Femininity Revolutionise the Workplace?
Dame Helena Morrissey is a financier, campaigner and... more
Nov 13 2019 32m
BONUS: Who Owns England?, by Guy Shrubsole (an extract from the audiobook)
An exclusive extract from the first chapter of Who O... more
Nov 8 2019 37m
Guy Shrubsole: Who Really Owns England?
Guy Shrubsole is a campaigner and writer. He campaig... more
Nov 6 2019 29m
Magnus Macfarlane-Barrow: Can Charity Actually Alleviate Poverty?
Magnus started his career as a Salmon farmer in rura... more
Oct 30 2019 36m
BONUS: The Making of Her, by Clarissa Farr (an extract from the audiobook)
An exclusive extract from the first chapter of The M... more
Oct 25 2019 38m
Clarissa Farr: Can Single-sex Schools Solve the Gender Pay Gap?
Clarissa Farr was the High Mistress of St Paul’s Gir... more
Oct 23 2019 32m
BONUS: With the End in Mind, by Kathryn Mannix (an extract from the audiobook)
An exclusive extract from the first chapter of With ... more
Oct 18 2019 14m
Kathryn Mannix: Does a Good Death Make for a Good Life?
Palliative care consultant Kathryn Mannix makes a co... more
Oct 16 2019 33m
BONUS: How to Grow a Human, by Philip Ball (an extract from his gripping journey into what it means to be human)
An exclusive extract from the Introduction to How to... more
Oct 11 2019 17m
Philip Ball: What Does it Mean to be Human?
In his book, How to Grow a Human, scientist and broa... more
Oct 9 2019 40m
BONUS: Jog On: How Running Saved My Life, by Bella Mackie (an extract from her inspirational memoir)
An exclusive extract from the first chapter of Jog O... more
Oct 4 2019 41m
Bella Mackie: Is There a Simpler Solution to the Mental Health Epidemic?
Mental health advocate and journalist, Bella Mackie,... more
Oct 2 2019 30m
BONUS: For the Record, by David Cameron (an extract from the former Prime Minster's memoirs)
An exclusive extract from the Foreword of For the Re... more
Sep 27 2019 17m
Introducing Ideas Matter
Now more than ever: Ideas Matter.In a new podca... more
Sep 25 2019 1m
David Cameron: Why Write a Political Memoir?
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, David C... more
Sep 25 2019 47m