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Monday 15 May - The Silent Wound
A look at Colombian war veterans’ daily struggle with their genital wounds and loss of masculinity.

Tuesday 16 May - Keeping Up with the Burgers.
Matthew Gwyther looks at how McDonalds in the UK is trying to present a new image

Wednesday 17 May - A Woman Half in Shadow
Zora Neale Hurston was an African American novelist and folklorist and a queen of the Harlem Renaissance. But when she died in 1960 she was vitually forgotten - her name was even misspelt on her death certificate. Scotland's National poet, Jackie Kay, tells the story of how Zora would later become part of America’s literary canon.

Thursday 18 May - Food Forensics
A forensic look at food and its crime-solving powers.