Little Atoms

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

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From The Archive - Fern Riddell's Death In Ten Minutes

Dr Fern Riddell is a historian specialising in sex, suffrage and culture in the Victorian and Edwardian eras. She appears regularly on TV and radio, and writes for the Guardian, Huffington Post, Telegraph and&nbs...


 2020-05-26  40m

Little Atoms 637 - Garth Greenwell's Cleanness

Garth Greenwell is a graduate of the University of Iowa Writer's Workshop, where he was an Arts Fellow. His novella Mitko won the Miami University Press Novella Prize and was a finalist for the Edmund White Award for Debut Fictio...


 2020-05-19  37m

Little Atoms 636 - Kiran Millwood Hargrave's The Mercies

Kiran Millwood Hargrave is an award-winning poet, playwright, and novelist. The Mercies is her first novel for adults. Her bestselling works for children include The Girl of Ink & Stars and have won numerous awar...


 2020-05-12  28m

Little Atoms 635 - Ingrid Persaud's Love After Love

Born in Trinidad, Ingrid Persaud won the Commonwealth Short Story Prize in 2017 and the BBC Short Story Award in 2018. She read law at the LSE and was a legal academic before taking degrees in fine art at Goldsmiths, University of London and Central Sa...


 2020-05-05  27m

Little Atoms 634 - Philip Hensher's A Small Revolution in Germany

Philip Hensher has written eleven novels, including The Mulberry Empire, the Booker-shortlisted The Northern Clemency, King of the Badgers, The Friendly Ones and Scenes from Early Life, which won the Ondaatje Prize in 2012. He is Prof...


 2020-04-28  26m

Little Atoms 633 - Eimear McBride's Strange Hotel

Eimear McBride is the author of the novels The Lesser Bohemians (winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize) and A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing (winner of the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction, ...


 2020-04-21  19m

Little Atoms 632 - Rosanna Amaka's The Book of Echoes

Rosanna Amaka was born to African and Caribbean parents. She began writing her debut novel The Books of Echoes twenty years ago to give voice to the Brixton community in which she grew up. Her community was fast disappearing – as a result of gentrifica...


 2020-04-14  22m

From The Archive - Damian Barr's You Will Be Safe Here

Damian Barr is an award-winning writer and columnist. Maggie & Me, his memoir about coming of age and coming out in Thatcher's Britain, was a BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week and Sunday Times Memoir of ...


 2020-04-07  31m

Little Atoms 631 - Stephen Moss' The Accidental Countryside

Stephen Moss is a naturalist, broadcaster, television producer and author. In a distinguished career at the BBC Natural History Unit his credits included Springwatch, Birds Britannia and The Nature of&nb...


 2020-03-31  29m

From the Archive - Yara Rodrigues Fowler's Stubborn Archivist

Yara Rodrigues Fowler is a novelist from South London. She is also a trustee of Latin American Women's Aid, an organisation that runs the only two refuges in Europe for and by Latin American Women. Her debut novel Stubborn Archivist was shortliste...


 2020-03-24  28m