April 21st, 2015
Episode 938 of 1341 episodes
Caryl Phillips talks to Matthew Sweet about his new novel The Lost Child which re-imagines Heathcliff. The Shakespeare scholar Stanley Wells will be discussing his new book, Great Shakespearean Actors. The writer Lesley Lokko joins Matthew to discuss the events in South Africa after statues have been removed and vandalised. And a first night review of Eugene O'Neill's only comedy Ah, Wilderness! with Susannah Clapp.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.