Philip Ridley

Season 4, Episode 13


Storyteller Philip Ridley joins Josie and Robin this week to talk about his own art, plays, books and more as well as his early comic book influences, reading to escape and the problems with genre. Also Robin and Josie still haven’t read Ulysses.




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Reading List

Philip recommends:

The X-Men comics

The Spiderman comics

The work of Philip K. Dick

Hans Holbein the Younger by Norbert Wolf

Crocodilia by Philip Ridley

The Pitchfork Disney by Philip Ridley

Krindlekrax by Philip Ridley

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

Postmortem by Patrica Cornwell

The work of Stephen King

The Shardlake Series by C.J. Sansom

The work of Agatha Christie

Robin recommends:

In The Eyes of Mr Fury by Philip Ridley

Shopping and Fucking by Mark Ravenhill

Sparkleshark by Philip Ridley

Ulysses by James Joyce

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Josie recommends:

Poetry of the Thirties edited by Robin Skelton

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