Bernstein, My Mentor
Conductor Marin Alsop remembers her mentor Leonard Bernstein
From the Self to the Selfie
Lauren Laverne examines a modern day obsession through a historical explora...
MP for Penrith and the Border
Rory Stewart MP reports back on a year in his constituency
Susan is a highly respected producer and presenter with a string of awards to her name. She has presented a number of radio and television programmes (Breakaway, Feedback, Education Matters, Punters on BBC R4 and Dispatches and Travelog on Channel 4). She also writes regularly for magazines and the national press and conducts media training courses for the BBC and others. She set up Just Radio in 1995.
Chris has worked as a freelance editor, mixer and producer in radio for the last ten years. In that time he has been involved in projects from all the BBC networks as well as commercial radio. His experience covers everything from drama and comedy to music features, news documentaries and live events. He is also a music composer for radio, TV and audio books.
Paul produces programmes for BBC Radio 1, 2, 3 and 4. He studied English at Cambridge and has a masters from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism in New York. He previously worked for WNYC (New York Public Radio) as an associate producer on a national morning news programme. He is also a freelance music journalist.
Jo Wheeler is a Sony-nominated producer, predominantly of programming for BBC Radios 2, 3, 4 and The World Service. Her productions include numerous arts, science, history and social documentaries, as well as drama, discussion shows and comedy.
Isabel produces programmes for BBC Radio 3, 4 and the World Service. She studied English at Oxford; completed an MPhil in Renaissance literature at Cambridge; and was awarded a scholarship to do an MA in broadcasting at City University in London. She won the Radio Academy's Best Newcomer Award in the 2013 Radio Production Awards.
Victoria read modern languages at Oxford where she also wrote for her college magazine. She researches programmes for Radio 2, Radio 3 and Radio 4 and in her free times makes a food programme for community radio.
Arthur Miller - Speaking of New York
The chief theatre critic of the New York Times, Ben Brantley, discovers Mil...