Charles Darwin once described his mind as being a ‘Chaos of Delight’. We asked Steve Backshall when he’d experienced such a feeling.Read More
In this episode, special guest medical microbiologist, Dr Kim Jacobson discusses with Bruce how to administer drugs to children, the upcycling fashion industry, and why sometimes a dose of pooh might be good for you.Read More
Prevenge: Visceral Savagery and Dark Wit by Robin Ince Alice Lowe has a way with visceral savagery and dark wit. She is part of an informal group of actors and writers who were first noticeable in live sketch comedy and are now creating low budget, independent films that are have more creativity than a thousand CGI minds on multimillion dollar budgets. The key players in this independently minded swamp are Steve Oram, Tom Meeten, Gareth Tunley and Alice. Steve and Alice wrote and starred in Sightseers (directed by Ben Wheatley, who brutally killed Gareth Tunley in Kill List), Steve...Read More
Raoul Martinez Season 5, Episode 1 Artist and writer and Raoul Martinez joins Robin and Josie to kick of Season 5 of Book Shambles. They discuss Raoul’s new book Creating Freedom, have a bit of a debate about free will and chat about the work of Howard Zinn, Rebecca Solnit, Noam Chomsky and more. Listen iTunes * RSS * SoundCloud Reading List Raoul recommends: The People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn The Triumph of Stupidity by Bertrand Russell Manufacturing Consent by Edward S. Herman, Edward Said, and Noam Chomsky Robin recommends: Creating Freedom: Power, Control and...Read More
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