In Our Time

By BBC Radio 4

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Roko
 Jul 7, 2023
I love this podcast. my only issue is the off-center positioning of the voices in the stereo space. sometimes a speaker sounds slightly left/right of center and it's off-putting. I change my audio output to Mono for this podcast.


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Description

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas, people and events that have shaped our world.

Episode Date
The Valladolid Debate (Summer Repeat)
Sep 21, 2023
Colette (Summer Repeat)
Sep 14, 2023
The Iliad (Summer Repeat)
Sep 07, 2023
Dietrich Bonhoeffer (Summer Repeat)
Aug 31, 2023
Jupiter
Jul 27, 2023
Elizabeth Anscombe
Jul 20, 2023
Death in Venice
Jul 13, 2023
Oedipus Rex
Jul 06, 2023
Mitochondria
Jun 29, 2023
Louis XIV: The Sun King
Jun 22, 2023
Virgil's Georgics
Jun 15, 2023
The Shimabara Rebellion
Jun 08, 2023
The Dead Sea Scrolls
Jun 01, 2023
Walt Whitman
May 25, 2023
Linnaeus
May 18, 2023
The Battle of Crécy
May 11, 2023
Cnut
May 04, 2023
A Room of One's Own
Apr 27, 2023
Solon the Lawgiver
Apr 20, 2023
Mercantilism
Apr 13, 2023
The Ramayana
Apr 06, 2023
Megaliths
Mar 30, 2023
Paul Erdős
Mar 23, 2023
Stevie Smith
Mar 16, 2023
Chartism
Mar 09, 2023
Tycho Brahe
Mar 02, 2023
Superconductivity
Feb 23, 2023
Rawls' Theory of Justice
Feb 16, 2023
John Donne
Feb 09, 2023
The Great Stink
Jan 26, 2023
Persuasion
Jan 19, 2023
Citizen Kane
Jan 12, 2023
The Irish Rebellion of 1798
Jan 05, 2023
The Nibelungenlied
Dec 29, 2022
The Challenger Expedition 1872-1876
Dec 22, 2022
Demosthenes' Philippics
Dec 15, 2022
Bauhaus
Dec 08, 2022
The Morant Bay Rebellion
Dec 01, 2022
Wilfred Owen
Nov 24, 2022
The Fish-Tetrapod Transition
Nov 17, 2022
Berthe Morisot
Nov 10, 2022
The Knights Templar
Nov 03, 2022
The Electron
Oct 27, 2022
Plato's Atlantis
Oct 20, 2022
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Oct 13, 2022
John Bull
Jul 28, 2022
Angkor Wat
Jul 21, 2022
Dylan Thomas
Jul 14, 2022
The Death of Stars
Jul 07, 2022
Hegel's Philosophy of History
Jun 23, 2022
Comenius
Jun 16, 2022
Tang Era Poetry
Jun 09, 2022
The Davidian Revolution
Jun 02, 2022
Early Christian Martyrdom
May 26, 2022
Olympe de Gouges
May 19, 2022
Homo erectus
May 12, 2022
Polidori's The Vampyre
May 05, 2022
The Sistine Chapel
Apr 28, 2022
Antigone
Apr 21, 2022
Charisma
Apr 14, 2022
Seismology
Apr 07, 2022
The Arthashastra
Mar 31, 2022
In Our Time is now first on BBC Sounds
Mar 04, 2022
Peter Kropotkin
Feb 24, 2022
Romeo and Juliet
Feb 17, 2022
Walter Benjamin
Feb 10, 2022
The Temperance Movement
Feb 03, 2022
Colette
Jan 27, 2022
The Gold Standard
Jan 20, 2022
Thomas Hardy's Poetry
Jan 13, 2022
Fritz Lang
Dec 30, 2021
The Hittites
Dec 23, 2021
A Christmas Carol
Dec 16, 2021
The May Fourth Movement
Dec 09, 2021
The Battle of Trafalgar
Dec 02, 2021
Plato's Gorgias
Nov 25, 2021
The Decadent Movement
Nov 18, 2021
William and Caroline Herschel
Nov 11, 2021
The Song of Roland
Nov 04, 2021
Corals
Oct 28, 2021
Iris Murdoch
Oct 21, 2021
The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
Oct 14, 2021
The Manhattan Project
Oct 07, 2021
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
Sep 30, 2021
Herodotus
Sep 23, 2021
The Evolution of Crocodiles
Sep 16, 2021
Shakespeare's Sonnets
Jun 24, 2021
Edward Gibbon
Jun 17, 2021
Booth's Life and Labour Survey
Jun 10, 2021
Kant's Copernican Revolution
Jun 03, 2021
The Interregnum
May 27, 2021
Journey to the West
May 20, 2021
Longitude
May 13, 2021
The Second Barons' War
May 06, 2021
Ovid
Apr 29, 2021
The Franco-American Alliance 1778
Apr 22, 2021
Arianism
Apr 15, 2021
Pierre-Simon Laplace
Apr 08, 2021
The Russo-Japanese War
Apr 01, 2021
David Ricardo
Mar 25, 2021
The Bacchae
Mar 18, 2021
The Late Devonian Extinction
Mar 11, 2021
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Mar 04, 2021
Marcus Aurelius
Feb 25, 2021
Medieval Pilgrimage
Feb 18, 2021
The Rosetta Stone
Feb 11, 2021
Emilie du Châtelet
Feb 04, 2021
Saint Cuthbert
Jan 28, 2021
The Plague of Justinian
Jan 21, 2021
The Great Gatsby
Jan 14, 2021
Eclipses
Dec 31, 2020
The Cultural Revolution
Dec 17, 2020
John Wesley and Methodism
Dec 10, 2020
Fernando Pessoa
Dec 03, 2020
The Zong Massacre
Nov 26, 2020
Albrecht Dürer
Nov 12, 2020
Mary Astell
Nov 05, 2020
Piers Plowman
Oct 29, 2020
Maria Theresa
Oct 22, 2020
Alan Turing
Oct 15, 2020
Deism
Oct 08, 2020
Macbeth
Oct 01, 2020
Cave Art
Sep 24, 2020
Pericles
Sep 17, 2020
Frankenstein
Mar 19, 2020
The Covenanters
Mar 12, 2020
Paul Dirac
Mar 05, 2020
The Evolution of Horses
Feb 27, 2020
The Valladolid Debate
Feb 20, 2020
Battle of the Teutoburg Forest
Feb 13, 2020
George Sand
Feb 06, 2020
Alcuin
Jan 30, 2020
Solar Wind
Jan 23, 2020
The Siege of Paris 1870-71
Jan 16, 2020
Catullus
Jan 09, 2020
Tutankhamun
Dec 26, 2019
Auden
Dec 19, 2019
Coffee
Dec 12, 2019
Lawrence of Arabia
Dec 05, 2019
Li Shizhen
Nov 28, 2019
Melisende, Queen of Jerusalem
Nov 21, 2019
Crime and Punishment
Nov 14, 2019
The Treaty of Limerick
Nov 07, 2019
Hybrids
Oct 31, 2019
Robert Burns
Oct 24, 2019
The Time Machine
Oct 17, 2019
Rousseau on Education
Oct 10, 2019
Dorothy Hodgkin
Oct 03, 2019
The Rapture
Sep 26, 2019
Napoleon's Retreat from Moscow
Sep 19, 2019
Lorca
Jul 04, 2019
Doggerland
Jun 27, 2019
The Mytilenaean Debate
Jun 20, 2019
The Inca
Jun 13, 2019
Sir Thomas Browne
Jun 06, 2019
President Ulysses S Grant
May 30, 2019
Kinetic Theory
May 23, 2019
Bergson and Time
May 09, 2019
The Gordon Riots
May 02, 2019
Nero
Apr 25, 2019
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Apr 18, 2019
The Evolution of Teeth
Apr 11, 2019
The Great Irish Famine
Apr 04, 2019
The Danelaw
Mar 28, 2019
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Mar 21, 2019
Authenticity
Mar 14, 2019
William Cecil
Mar 07, 2019
Antarah ibn Shaddad
Feb 28, 2019
Pheromones
Feb 21, 2019
Judith beheading Holofernes
Feb 14, 2019
Aristotle's Biology
Feb 07, 2019
Owain Glyndwr
Jan 31, 2019
Emmy Noether
Jan 24, 2019
Samuel Beckett
Jan 17, 2019
Papal Infallibility
Jan 10, 2019
Venus
Dec 27, 2018
The Poor Laws
Dec 20, 2018
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Dec 13, 2018
The Thirty Years War
Dec 06, 2018
The Long March
Nov 29, 2018
Hope
Nov 22, 2018
Horace
Nov 15, 2018
Marie Antoinette
Nov 08, 2018
Free Radicals
Nov 01, 2018
The Fable of the Bees
Oct 25, 2018
Is Shakespeare History? The Romans
Oct 18, 2018
Is Shakespeare History? The Plantagenets
Oct 11, 2018
Edith Wharton
Oct 04, 2018
Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Sep 27, 2018
Automata
Sep 20, 2018
The Iliad
Sep 13, 2018
William Morris
Jul 05, 2018
The Mexican-American War
Jun 28, 2018
Echolocation
Jun 21, 2018
Montesquieu
Jun 14, 2018
Persepolis
Jun 07, 2018
Henrik Ibsen
May 31, 2018
Margaret of Anjou
May 24, 2018
The Emancipation of the Serfs
May 17, 2018
The Mabinogion
May 10, 2018
The Almoravid Empire
May 03, 2018
The Proton
Apr 26, 2018
Middlemarch
Apr 19, 2018
George and Robert Stephenson
Apr 12, 2018
Roman Slavery
Apr 05, 2018
Tocqueville: Democracy in America
Mar 22, 2018
Augustine's Confessions
Mar 15, 2018
The Highland Clearances
Mar 08, 2018
Sun Tzu and The Art of War
Mar 01, 2018
Rosalind Franklin
Feb 22, 2018
Fungi
Feb 15, 2018
Frederick Douglass
Feb 08, 2018
Cephalopods
Feb 01, 2018
Cicero
Jan 25, 2018
Anna Akhmatova
Jan 18, 2018
The Siege of Malta, 1565
Jan 11, 2018
Hamlet
Dec 28, 2017
Beethoven
Dec 21, 2017
Thomas Becket
Dec 14, 2017
Moby Dick
Dec 07, 2017
Carl Friedrich Gauss
Nov 30, 2017
Thebes
Nov 23, 2017
Germaine de Stael
Nov 16, 2017
The Picts
Nov 09, 2017
Picasso's Guernica
Nov 02, 2017
Feathered Dinosaurs
Oct 26, 2017
The Congress of Vienna
Oct 19, 2017
Aphra Behn
Oct 12, 2017
Constantine the Great
Oct 05, 2017
Wuthering Heights
Sep 28, 2017
Kant's Categorical Imperative
Sep 21, 2017
al-Biruni
Aug 31, 2017
Bird Migration
Jul 06, 2017
Plato's Republic
Jun 29, 2017
Eugene Onegin
Jun 22, 2017
The American Populists
Jun 15, 2017
Christine de Pizan
Jun 08, 2017
Enzymes
Jun 01, 2017
Purgatory
May 25, 2017
Louis Pasteur
May 18, 2017
Emily Dickinson
May 11, 2017
The Battle of Lincoln 1217
May 04, 2017
The Egyptian Book of the Dead
Apr 27, 2017
Roger Bacon
Apr 20, 2017
Rosa Luxemburg
Apr 13, 2017
Pauli's Exclusion Principle
Apr 06, 2017
Hokusai
Mar 30, 2017
The Battle of Salamis
Mar 23, 2017
The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum
Mar 16, 2017
North and South
Mar 09, 2017
The Kuiper Belt
Mar 02, 2017
Seneca the Younger
Feb 23, 2017
Maths in the Early Islamic World
Feb 16, 2017
John Clare
Feb 09, 2017
Hannah Arendt
Feb 02, 2017
Parasitism
Jan 26, 2017
Mary, Queen of Scots
Jan 19, 2017
Nietzsche's Genealogy of Morality
Jan 12, 2017
Johannes Kepler
Dec 29, 2016
Four Quartets
Dec 22, 2016
The Gin Craze
Dec 15, 2016
Harriet Martineau
Dec 08, 2016
Garibaldi and the Risorgimento
Dec 01, 2016
Baltic Crusades
Nov 24, 2016
Justinian's Legal Code
Nov 17, 2016
The Fighting Temeraire
Nov 10, 2016
Epic of Gilgamesh
Nov 03, 2016
John Dalton
Oct 27, 2016
The 12th Century Renaissance
Oct 20, 2016
Plasma
Oct 13, 2016
Lakshmi
Oct 06, 2016
Zeno's Paradoxes
Sep 22, 2016
The Invention of Photography
Jul 07, 2016
Sovereignty
Jun 30, 2016
Songs of Innocence and of Experience
Jun 23, 2016
The Bronze Age Collapse
Jun 16, 2016
Penicillin
Jun 09, 2016
Margery Kempe and English Mysticism
Jun 02, 2016
The Gettysburg Address
May 26, 2016
The Muses
May 19, 2016
Titus Oates and his 'Popish Plot'
May 12, 2016
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
May 05, 2016
Euclid's Elements
Apr 28, 2016
1816, the Year Without a Summer
Apr 21, 2016
The Neutron
Apr 14, 2016
The Sikh Empire
Apr 07, 2016
Agrippina the Younger
Mar 31, 2016
Aurora Leigh
Mar 24, 2016
Bedlam
Mar 17, 2016
The Maya Civilization
Mar 10, 2016
The Dutch East India Company
Mar 03, 2016
Mary Magdalene
Feb 25, 2016
Robert Hooke
Feb 18, 2016
Rumi's Poetry
Feb 11, 2016
Chromatography
Feb 04, 2016
Eleanor of Aquitaine
Jan 28, 2016
Thomas Paine's Common Sense
Jan 21, 2016
Saturn
Jan 14, 2016
Tristan and Iseult
Dec 31, 2015
Michael Faraday
Dec 24, 2015