Great Lives – BBC Radio 4

Jeremy Deller on the Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein (BBC Radio 4 Pick of The Week)

Shirley Collins on the American song-hunter Alan Lomax (BBC Radio 4 Pick of The Week)

Laura Marling on the first woman psychoanalyst Lou Andreas-Salome

Philippa Perry on Italian doctor and educator Maria Montessori

Comedian Sindhu Vee on Prince

Andi Oliver on Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison (BBC Radio 4 Pick of The Week)

(photo credit: Jeremy Deller)