Series 4 / 4 x 60 / presented by Gabriel Weston, Helen Castor, Saul David and David Olusoga
A series looking at how the BBC has revealed and interpreted monumental moments in our history. Using the BBC archive, the programmes examine changes in research covered in documentary television, delving into and telling the stories of the ancient and not so distant past.
Crime and Punishment – Tuesday, 8th November, BBC 4, 9pm
Women, Sex and Society – Tuesday, 15th November, BBC 4, 9pm
Russia: A Century of Suspicion – Tuesday, 22nd November, BBC 4, 9pm
The British Empire: Heroes and Villains – January 2017, To be confirmed, BBC 4