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Welcome to The Words! Every month we ask our favourite authors to discuss the themes and ideas that inspire their writing. Subscribe for episodes on sexism, creativity, mental health, rebellion, leadership and more.
||CleanThe Words on Epic Journeys||Chris Bonington, Robin Knox-Johnston, Alice Morrison and Jonathan Gornall join us to discuss their tales of adventure, courage and death-defying endurance. - We’re devoting this programme to Epic Journeys.||24 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Art and Literature||Melvyn Bragg, Elizabeth Day, Stephen Fry, Simon Oldfield and Eliza Bonham Carter feature in an episode dedicated to art and literature. - In this programme, we explore how the interaction between art and literature both enhances and reflects our lives.||23 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Audiobooks||Downton Abbey star Catherine Steadman joins us for a special episode on the power of Audiobooks as the nation celebrates Love Audio Week. - The actor and author talks us through the process of writing and narrating her spectacular new thriller,||16 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Family||Santa Montefiore, Stephen McGann, Catherine Isaac and Juliet Ashton join The Words podcast to discuss the secrets, lies, chaos and comforts of family life. - The Temptation of Gracie is Santa Montefiore's thrilling new book,||4 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Mental Health||England cricketer Graeme Fowler joins Poorna Bell, Will Williams and Susan Elliot Wright for a frank and illuminating discussion about stress, depression, suicide and stigma ahead of Mental Health Awareness week. -||2 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Poetry||Benjamin Zephaniah, Ben Holden, Rupi Kaur and Rachel Spence explore the transformative power of poetry in this episode of The Words. - And to top that off, bestselling poet Rupi Kaur will read a poem taken from her latest book,||28 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Crime||Chris Carter, Louise Candlish, Lisa Cutts and Andrew Wilson join Craig Robertson and Rosie Goldsmith for an investigation into the art of writing thrillers. - The crime fiction genre used to be just that, fiction,||14 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Words on Sexism||We're joined by Sarah Vaughan, Anne Helen Petersen and Laura Bates to discuss the pervasive culture of sexism in society in the first episode of The Words podcast. - Sarah Vaughan explores power, privilege and the question of consent in her topical ne.||19 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
The Words ep 2
I really liked the discussion on crime fiction. Shocking anecdotes but a fascinating insight into how a thriller is written...
Quite liked the essay on Agatha Christie too.
A wonderful discussion between fascinating guests.
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