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Love the Words #164

Tue 18th Jan '22, 4:00pm

Episode 2 of In Our Element with Linda France, A Poet's Response to Climate Change, plus Emma Wright of the Emma Press.

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Love The Words #163

Tue 11th Jan '22, 4:00pm

Philippa Geering talks about Sonderbug, her audio production company; Ann from Cards or Die & Ep 1 of In Our Element with poet Linda France.

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Love The Words #162

Tue 21st Dec '21, 4:00pm

Songwriter Ric Neale talks about, and plays tracks from, his new record, Connected Disconnected

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Love The Words #161

Tue 7th Dec '21, 4:00pm

Director/Writer Tess Seddon on her musical at Leeds Playhouse, poems from Christine Bousfield, Jack on the eve of his 98th birthday, and a message from Eleanor Snare.

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Love The Words #160

Tue 23rd Nov '21, 4:00pm

Juleus Ghunta talks to LTW from Jamaica about his moving new work for young people and reading, plus Leeds poet Susan Darlington with her new collection.

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Love The Words #159

Tue 16th Nov '21, 4:00pm

Sean is a writer, poet, and the UK's first ever Professor of Radio. Sean talks about his life in sound and The Sound Recordist, his new poetry collection.

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Love The Words #158

Tue 9th Nov '21, 4:00pm

Womb Stories: words and sounds from Charlotte Carrick and Holly Early; the Ilkley young poet Ella Sanderson; and writer/artist Jamie Scrutton on his new graphic art/memoir.

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Love The Words #157

Tue 2nd Nov '21, 4:00pm

Nigel Stone talks to a panel of comic afficionados, including Jared from OK Comics in Leeds, about comics: where have we been, whence are we going?

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Love The Words #156

Tue 26th Oct '21, 4:00pm

Poetry and chat with writer/artist Pamela Crowe, plus short fiction from Melissa Wuidart Phillips.

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Love The Words #155

Tue 19th Oct '21, 4:00pm

Phoebe Caldwell on her book Out to Grass (challenging images of ageing), new work by Chris Fernie and Roz Kendall, plus a Balkan sound collage.

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Love The Words #154

Tue 12th Oct '21, 4:00pm

Seacroft poet Jaimes Lewis Moran talks about being a poet with autism, plus Eleanor Snare with the first in her series of meditations on art and life.

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Love The Words #153

Tue 5th Oct '21, 4:00pm

In the first LTW of the new season, poet and historian Keith Fenton reads poems and talks sport. Do sports books stand up as literature? What are his big reccs?

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Love The Words #152

Tue 20th Jul '21, 5:30pm

Tanya Shadrick talks about her forthcoming memoir 'The Cure For Sleep' and about late-waking, renewal, staying alive.

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Love The Words #151

Tue 13th Jul '21, 5:30pm

Melissa Wuidart Phillips reads her short fiction 'Trinket', plus Part 2 of Sonic Stops from Better Songs Productions on the history of music in Leeds

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Love The Words #150

Tue 6th Jul '21, 5:30pm

Em Whitfield Brooks talks about change, presence, & her work in Voice; Joe Williams on his new poetry collection.

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Love The Words #149

Tue 29th Jun '21, 5:30pm

Verity Britton and Rosie Parsons from Better Songs present Part I of Sonic Stops, their recent commission from Music Leeds for Abbey House Museum.

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Love The Words #148

Tue 22nd Jun '21, 5:30pm

Andrew McMillan, winner of Guardian First Book Award, talks about Pandemonium, his visceral new collection with Cape - & reminisces about Chapel FM.

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Love The Words #147

Tue 15th Jun '21, 5:30pm

A piratical love-story from Melissa Wuidart Phillips, the final Pandemical from Jimmy Andrex, & an archive Wordybirds.

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Love The Words #146

Tue 8th Jun '21, 5:30pm

Rob Cowen talks to Peter Spafford about his extraordinary new book The Heeding, out later this month.

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Love The Words #145

Tue 1st Jun '21, 5:30pm

D3 and Sarah talk about Loudspeaker, a brand new words show on ELFM, plus 2 highlights of Writing On Air 2021

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Love The Words #144

Tue 25th May '21, 5:30pm

Brian Williams talks about his two new novels, a Luddite drama from Calderdale and a rite of passage story set in the sizzling summer of ’76.

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Love The Words #143

Tue 18th May '21, 5:30pm

Zelino Modesto talks about the art of listening and his podcast 'Why I Listen’, plus a vintage Wordybirds.

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Love The Words #142

Tue 11th May '21, 5:30pm

The Weight of Smoke: Walter Raleigh’s sour-sweet poems set to music; plus Jimmy Andrex’s 8th Pandemical.

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Love The Words #141

Tue 4th May '21, 5:30pm

Elspeth Morrison, Voice Coach, on her work on accent and identity with actors, newsreaders and podcasters, plus Wordybirds with Steph Shields.

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Love The Words #140

Tue 27th Apr '21, 5:30pm

Zelino Modesto talks to Maggi Stratford about her voice work with the Trans Community & the relationship between Voice and Identity, plus Jimmy’s regular Pandemical.

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Love The Words #139

Tue 20th Apr '21, 5:30pm

Steve Clarkson talks to spoken word artist Taiwo Ogunyinka in the Found Fiction podcast; plus voice experts Louise Gibbs and Jane Oakshott on World Voice Day and finding our voice.

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Love The Words #138

Tue 6th Apr '21, 5:30pm

Billy Baggins, a narrative poem in medieval verse set in Seacroft by Jimmy Andrex commissioned by Leeds Lit & Phil, plus writing by Chapel FM’s young Associate Writers on vision

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Love The Words #137

Tue 23rd Mar '21, 5:30pm

Graham Browning from the duo Fowl talks about their new album out today, plus new work from writers in Word Play working with Barney Bardsley.

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Love The Words #136

Tue 16th Mar '21, 5:30pm

Writer Beverley Ward talks about her writing life, poet Mike Farren on his new pamphlet Smithereens, and Jimmy Andrex’s 5th Pandemical.

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Love The Words #135

Tue 9th Mar '21, 5:30pm

Found Fiction with artist Verite Hunter, Jimmy’s Weekly Pandemical, powerful poems from Stuart Pickford, and a mystery taster for Writing On Air