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20 Aug 2018

The Guardian Books podcast

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The Guardian Books podcast is our weekly look at the world of books, poetry and great writing presented by  Claire Armitstead,  Richard Lea, & Sian Cain. With in-depth interviews with leading authors and investigations into the thematic trends in contemporary writing, this is the perfect book worm’s companion

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    Navigating modern life with Matt Haig and Christina Dalcher on feminist dystopias – books podcast

    We explore the unhealthy nature of modern life with Haig in Notes on a Nervous Planet, while Dalcher talks about her thriller Vox

  • Posted on 14 Aug 2018

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    Jericho Brown on poetry, religion and race in the US – books podcast

    American poet Jericho Brown talks about his latest collection The New Testament

  • Posted on 07 Aug 2018

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    Refugees, in their own words – books podcast

    On this week’s show, we walk with a group who are using Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales to tell the stories of the displaced, and speak to a publisher who wrote a novel with refugees in a Beirut camp

  • Posted on 31 Jul 2018

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    Michael Ondaatje and the Booker longlist – books podcast

    We look at the runners and riders in this year’s Man Booker longlist, and hear from Golden Booker winner Michael Ondaatje at a Guardian Live event

  • Posted on 24 Jul 2018

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    Marcus du Sautoy and James Bridle – books podcast

    We talk about the troubling future of tech with artist and writer James Bridle, and the idea of infinity with Marcus du Sautoy

  • Posted on 17 Jul 2018

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