Free Thinking is an Arts programme.


Free Thinking

Presented by Matthew Sweet. With Nandini Das talking about the legacy of Richard Hakluyt, a traveller and writer who died in 1616, whose work promoted the British colonisation of North America. Plus Alex Clark with a report from the prize ceremony for the 2016 Man Booker Prize, as well as a discussion about new research into the signficance of chickens in the anthropocene period and a discussion about Shirley Jackson's writing.

Genre: Arts

When is Free Thinking next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three October 25th, 10:00pm and on BBC Radio Three October 26th, 10:00pm. See more...