Meetings With Remarkable Men

In five programmes `Today' reporter Mark Coles goes in search of the vilified - people who at some stage in their careers have been ridiculed, abused or dismissed as mad.

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01Jacques Derrida20000214

In five programmes `Today' reporter Mark Coles goes in search of the vilified - people who at some stage in their careers have been ridiculed, abused or dismissed as mad.

French avant-garde philosopher Jacques Derrida

02Aleister Crowley20000215

Occultist Aleister Crowley, once described as `the wickedest man in the world'.

03Karlheinz Stockhausen20000216

German electronic composer Karlheinz Stockhausen

04Lou Reed20000217

Rock star Lou Reed

05 LASTJohn Wesley Hardin20000218

John Wesley Hardin, the infamous 19th-century American outlaw immortalised in a Bob Dylan song.