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 307 – Andrew McConnell Stott & Helen Keen

Andrew McConnell Stott is Professor of English at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. His book The Pantomime Life of Joseph Grimaldi, a history of theatre and comedy told through the story of Britain’s greatest pantomime clown, was published by C[...]


 2014-01-11  1h23m

Little Atoms 306 – Jennifer Potter & Andrew Mueller

Jennifer Potter is a horticultural historian who writes about the history and culture of plants, plantsmen and gardens. The author of four novels and five works of non-fiction, including Strange Blooms: The Curious Lives and Adventures of the John T[...]


 2013-12-21  1h28m

Joanne Baker – 50 Universe Ideas You Really Need to Know

Joanne Baker studied Physics at the University of Cambridge and took her PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Sydney in 1995. She is the author of the best selling 50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know and is an editor at Nature magazine, whe[...]


 2011-02-18  40m

Johann Hari – Taxing Issues

Johann Hari is an award-winning journalist who writes twice-weekly for the Independent, and the Huffington Post. He is a contributing writer for Slate, and regularly appears on the BBC’s Newsnight Review. His work has also appeared in a wide r[...]


 2011-02-04  37m

Evgeny Morozov – How Not to Liberate the World

Evgeny Morozov is the author of The Net Delusion: How Not to Liberate the World. He is a contributing editor to Foreign Policy and runs the magazine’s “Net Effect” blog about the Internet’s impact on global politics. http://w[...]


 2011-02-03  38m

Free Word Special – Don’t Dumb Me Down

@littleatoms live event with @marcusdusautoy @AdamRutherford @bengoldacre & Liz Bonnin Recorded at the Free Word Centre, London on Wednesday 26th January 2011


 2011-01-30  1h30m

Natalie Haynes – The Ancient Guide to Modern Life

Natalie Haynes is an author and an award-winning stand-up comedian. A regular panellist on the BBC’s Newsnight Review, Saturday Review and Front Row. She has been a guest columnist for The Times since 2006. Natalie has written a book for child[...]


 2011-01-28  37m

Francis Spufford – Red Plenty

Francis Spufford, a former Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year, has edited two acclaimed literary anthologies and a collection of essays on the history of technology. His latest book is Red Plenty. First broadcast on 14th ...


 2011-01-14  35m

The Best of Little Atoms 2010

Listen to all the best bits of our 2010 radio show in this one hour-long special edition. Featuring interviews with Prof Brian Cox, Dara O’Briain, Ian McEwan, Lynn Barber, Cory Doctorow, Timothy Garton Ash , Rebecca Skloot, Jonathan Ross and A[...]


 2010-12-27  1h8m