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Walking on Air

Sun 24th Mar '19, 1:15pm

Maggie Mash chats with Anglo-American poet Lydia Kennaway about her new pamphlet, A History of Walking.

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Phenomena: The Forgotten Works

Sun 24th Mar '19, 2:00pm

Word, music and electronic sound in which time stretches, space becomes permeable, and lost voices speak again

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Savages on Air

Sun 24th Mar '19, 3:00pm

The oldest-established writing group in Yorkshire read pieces exploring the theme of Voices.

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Laura Potts

Sun 24th Mar '19, 4:30pm

Laura talks about the musical and literary influences which have shaped her work from childhood verse to adult voice.

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Queens of Dawson City

Sun 24th Mar '19, 5:00pm

Meet Slitherbi, Gloit, Mucky Carol, Agatha Hard-Boiled Gelding III, and Reverend Pike. Meanwhile a Naculator is up to no good.

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Tune in and Turn on

Sun 24th Mar '19, 10:00am

Poet Helen Burke with Phil Pattinson dial up voices of protest, from Beethoven to The Beats.

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The Fear

Sun 24th Mar '19, 11:00am

Challenge the irrational beliefs that give fear its foundations, with Linda Sage

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InValids

Sun 24th Mar '19, 11:30am

Set in a support group, this play by Fay Kesby explores the commonalities of oppression and the deep, meaningful love of biscuits.

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The Prose Poem

Sun 24th Mar '19, 12:15pm

Prose Poetry is surging in popularity. Oz Hardwick and Hannah Stone offer a celebration of the form, along with a discussion of its characteristics and potential.

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Learning to be Heard

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 1:15pm

Gill Lambert brings her students from Swarthmore to read their poems and stories.

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The Importance of Being Indie

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 2:00pm

A panel discusses independent publishers and marginalised voices in contemporary literature, with Kevin Duffy (BlueMoose), Jeremy Poynting (PeePal Tree) and author SJ Bradley.

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Community Voice

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 3:00pm

How do local people get heard? Linda Sage hosts a panel of representatives from the Police, the Health Service and the Council.

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The Continuing Stories of People We Used to Know

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 3:45pm

Two friends dip into their memories (real and imagined) to tell sweet surreal stories about people they used to know before they knew each other.

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Unexpected Voices

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 4:30pm

How to find your voice when you have a disability? Vickie Orton and guests present stories told through art, song and symbols.

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Forget Me Knot

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 5:30pm

Three female writers search the world for the lost heart of communication. What else will they find on the journey?

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Our Voice Matters

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 5:45pm

Children from Fun Face Drama tell us what matters to them, and why they won’t be silenced.

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Inkwell: Transforming with Poetry

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 6:00pm

Resist, heal, engage, transcend; words from the heart making a difference in people’s lives.

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Yaffle

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 7:00pm

New local poetry publisher Yaffle showcase both new and familiar voices reading from their forthcoming pamphlets and collections.

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Studio 12

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 8:15pm

A selection of spoken word performances from the Manifesto in Verse project, exploring how borders affect our personal, public and political lives.

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Windrush

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 9:00pm

Malika Booker, Khadijah Ibrahiim, and Vahni Capildeo talk about Colonizinin Reverse, their poetic response to Windrush: Songs in a Strange Land

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Angles of Light (Part2)

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 9:45pm

Juleus Ghunta introduces a panoply of poets from The Caribbean in this bumper follow-up to Part 1 which aired on Love The Words.

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Hearing the Voice (part 3)

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 10:00am

The final instalment in our series from Hearing The Voice, the research project at Durham University.

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Poetry of Art

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 11:30am

Poets give voices to their favourite works of art in Leeds Art Gallery, introduced by Sandra Burnett.

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Origins of a Writer: Kevin Phillips

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 11:30am

In the latest in his series, Jaimes Lewis Moran talks to writer Kevin Phillips about his experiences.

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Haiku Half Hour

Sat 23rd Mar '19, 12:15pm

Poet Joe Williams challenges a selection of local writers to create micro-poetry using the 5-7-5 haiku form.

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An Otley Run

Fri 22nd Mar '19, 11:45am

Jimmy Andrex talks to Joe Williams about his recent verse novella narrated in the multiple voices of drinkers on the famous Otley Run.

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Double Story 1

Fri 22nd Mar '19, 12:15pm

After everyone you love melts away, there’s no one left to lose; short fiction from Amaylia Dewis. Plus Chapel FM resident storyteller, Vickie Orton.

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Double Story 2

Fri 22nd Mar '19, 1:00pm

Short fiction from Monica Dickson. What would a bag of sweets sound like if they spoke to you?

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Speak up!

Fri 22nd Mar '19, 1:15pm

The Deli team deliver their inimitable smorgasbord of poetry, comedy, discussion and music.

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In the Dark

Fri 22nd Mar '19, 2:30pm

A man wakes up with a hangover. Pitch dark, unknown room. Where is he? What happened? Dark drama by James Fernie.