The former FBI agent talks Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and Seinfeld.
The author talks David Bowie, Trainspotting and Tony Benn.
The Homeland actor on childhood injury, Stephen Sondheim and the lack of sensitivity in the modern world.
The novelist talks Mary Tudor, Jesus and America’s foolishness.
The Canadian author and activist on Anne Frank, the “neurodiversity” revolution and being bugged by Twitter
The actor talks exotic fruit, YouTube and living in a hotel in Warsaw.
The singer talks gardening, pregnancy and seventies pop.
The playwright and screenwriter talks revolution, the Kardashians and US gun laws.
The novelist talks Twin Peaks, deadly sins and Sherlock Holmes.
The novellist talks life at the New Statesman 1975-1980, the French diarist Jules Renard and Brexit.
Igor Judge, the former lord chief justice, talks Leicester City, Winston Churchill and a lack of computer skills.