Little Atoms

Little Atoms is a weekly show about books, with authors in conversation. Produced and presented by Neil Denny. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 33m. Bisher sind 507 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 14 days 6 hours 23 minutes


Little Atoms 362 – Mind’s Eye Interviews Four

Late last year, Little Atoms took part in an audio installation, Mind’s Eye, which consisted of a number of interviews with scientists involved in current space missions. Mind’s Eye is now on tour, and can been heard from 16th to 22nd February as part ...


 2015-02-18  59m

Little Atoms 361 – Greg Jenner & A Million Years in a Day

Greg Jenner is the Historical Consultant to CBBC’s multi-award winning Horrible Histories, Horrible Histories with Stephen Fry, and the various HH spin-offs. As well as contributing sketches and co-writing Stephen Fry’s links, over the past...


 2015-02-11  57m

Little Atoms 360 – David Stubbs & Future Days

David Stubbs joined the music magazine Melody Maker in 1986, where he worked for 12 years. His most famous creation, Mr Agreeable periodically reawakens over at The Quietus. He has also written for The Guardian, NME, The Wire, When Saturday Comes and U...


 2015-02-04  58m

Little Atoms 359 – Edward Slingerland & Trying Not to Try

Edward Slingerland is an internationally recognized expert in both early Chinese thought and the links between cognitive science and the humanities. He is Professor of Asian Studies, Associate Member in the Departments of Philosophy and Psychology, and...


 2015-01-28  56m

Little Atoms 358 – Johann Hari & Chasing the Scream

Johann Hari is a journalist who has written for the New York Times, the LA Times, the Guardian,Le Monde, Slate, the New Republic and The Nation among others. He was a columnist on the Independent for nine years and was twice named Newspaper Journalist ...


 2015-01-21  1h15m

Little Atoms 357 – Ken Hollings & The Bright Labyrinth

Ken Hollings is a writer based in London. His work appears in a wide range of journals and publications, including The Wire, Sight and Sound, Strange Attractor, Frieze, Blast and Nude, and in the anthologies The Last Sex, Digital Delirium, Undercurrent...


 2015-01-14  56m

Little Atoms 356 – A QI Christmas Show

The last Little Atoms of 2014, recorded at QI headquarters in somewhere in Covent Garden, with QI Head of Research James Harkin and the QI Elves – Anne Miller, Andrew Hunter Murray, Anna Ptaszynski and Alex Bell. We’re mostly talking about the la...


 2014-12-17  54m

Little Atoms 355 – Celeste Ng & Ben Okri

In this episode of Little Atoms, two prize-winning novelists. Celeste Ng grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Shaker Heights, Ohio, in a family of scientists. Her fiction and essays have appeared in One Story, TriQuarterly, Bellevue Literary Review...


 2014-12-10  58m

 2014-11-26  59m

Little Atoms 353 – Rebecca Newberger Goldstein & Kenan Malik

In this episode of Little Atoms, two philosophical interviews: Rebecca Newberger Goldstein received her doctorate in philosophy from Princeton University. Her award-winning books include the novels The Mind-Body Problem, Properties of Light, and 36 Arg...


 2014-11-19  1h14m