Little Atoms

Little Atoms is a weekly show about books, with authors in conversation. Produced and presented by Neil Denny.

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Little Atoms 651 - David Eagleman's Livewired

David Eagleman is a neuroscientist at Stanford University, an internationally bestselling author, and a Guggenheim Fellow. He is the writer and presenter of The Brain, an Emmy-nominated PBS/BBC television series that asks what it means to be human from...


 2020-09-18  19m

Little Atoms 650 - Susanna Moore's Miss Aluminium

Susanna Moore is the author of the novels The Life of Objects, The Big Girls, One Last Look, In the Cut, Sleeping Beauties, The Whiteness of Bones, and My Old Sweetheart, and two books of n...


 2020-09-15  27m

Little Atoms 649 - Sophie Mackintosh's Blue Ticket

Sophie Mackintosh is the author of The Water Cure, which was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2018 and won a Betty Trask Award 2019. Sophie talks to Neil about her "a bit speculative, a bit dystopian" new novel Blue Ticket.


 2020-09-08  25m

Little Atoms 648 - Douglas Stuart's Shuggie Bain

Douglas Stuart talks to Neil about his Man Booker longlisted, Glasgow set debut novel Shuggie Bain.


 2020-09-01  31m

Little Atoms 647 - Maria Konnikova's The Biggest Bluff

Maria Konnikova talks to Neil Denny about her latest book The Biggest Bluff, in which she sets out to study luck and instead becomes a professional poker player.


 2020-08-25  40m

From The Archive - Luke Turner's Out Of The Woods

Luke Turner is a writer and editor based in London. He co-founded the influential music website The Quietus where he runs a regular podcast and radio show. He has contributed to the Guardian, Dazed & Confused, Vice, NME, Q Mojo, Monocle, Nowness an...


 2020-08-18  27m

From The Archive - Chris Power's Mothers

Chris Power lives and works in London. His 'Brief Survey of the Short Story' has appeared in the Guardian since 2007. His fiction has been published in The Stinging Fly, The Dublin Review and&n...


 2020-08-11  40m

From The Archive - Amy Sackville's Painter To The King

Amy Sackville was born in 1981. She studied English and Theatre Studies at Leeds, and went on to do an MPhil in English at Exeter College, Oxford, and an MA in Creative & Life Writing at Goldsmiths. Her first novel was The Still Point, which was lo...


 2020-08-04  29m

Little Atoms 646 - Frances Cha's If I Had Your Face

Frances Cha is a former editor for CNN in Seoul and Hong Kong. A graduate of Dartmouth College and the Columbia University MFA writing program, she lives in Brooklyn, New York. If I Had is her first novel.


 2020-07-28  21m

Little Atoms 645 - Jenny Kleeman's Sex Robots and Vegan Meat

Jenny Kleeman is a journalist and documentary-maker who has travelled the world finding extraordinary characters to turn into film, print and audio. She writes for the Guardian, The Times, the Sunday Times and Tortoise. Sex Robots & Vegan Meat is h...


 2020-07-21  31m