Diarists, The [The Essay]

Episodes

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01Al Kennedy: The Towers We Founded And The Lamps We Lit20200525

AL Kennedy pursues the ever-restless wanderings of Robert Louis Stevenson.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02Al Kennedy: Hope On, Hope Ever20200526

AL Kennedy on the fortitude and humanity of Edward Wilson's Antarctic diaries.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03Helen Mort: Dorothy Wordsworth20200527

Helen Mort's daily walks echo explorations of Dorothy Wordsworth in the Lake District.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03Helen Mort: More Than Enough20200527

Helen Mort's daily walks echo the explorations of Dorothy Wordsworth in the Lake District.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04Ian Sansom: A World Of My Own20200528

Ian Sansom explores his own and Graham Greene's active dream life.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04Ian Sansom: Cheese Dreams With Graham Greene20200528
05Ian Sansom: Christopher Isherwood20200529

Ian Sansom reflects on the supreme sociability of Christopher Isherwood.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

05Ian Sansom: Mince On Toast With Christopher Isherwood20200529