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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Teenager Naoki Higashida, who has severe autism, explores his pleasure in words, the challenges of being unable to communicate, and the rare joy of saying exactly the right thing. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Migrant mothers and lullabies, Child sex abuse compensation, Contraception, Women's Euro 2017

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Migrant mothers, lullabies and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; compensation for survivors of child sexual abuse; Women's European Football Championship preview. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Worsley
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Gardiner
Interviewed Guest:
Helena Wadia
Interviewed Guest:
Jeya Lorenz
Interviewed Guest:
Oloni undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Barker
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Brown-Finnis

15 Minute Drama

Assata Shakur - The FBI's Most Wanted Woman

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Marianne Jean-Baptiste plays Assata Shakur in debbie tucker green's dramatisation of Shakur's autobiography. Assata's political education begins in earnest. Show more

Drama

Miss Mary's Room

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Two boys fail at school and get hired by a drug dealer. One has a caring mum but the other has no help navigating the American legal system. By The Wire writer George Pelecanos. Show more

A Good Read

Sara Cox and Eimear McBride

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Presenter Sara Cox and Eimear McBride, author of A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing, talk about books they love with Harriett Gilbert. From South Korea to old Hollywood via France. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sara Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Eimear McBride
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Front Row

Jodie Whittaker, Nicola Barker, Jason Bateman - plus Tony Kushner's Queer Icon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Nicola Barker on her new novel H(a)ppy, and Tony Kushner on Alison Bechdel's Fun Home. Plus Jason Bateman on Ozarks, and Jodie Whittaker shares her podcast and music highlights. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Barker
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Kushner
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Bateman
Interviewed Guest:
Jodie Whittaker
Producer:
Jack Soper

15 Minute Drama

Assata Shakur - The FBI's Most Wanted Woman

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Marianne Jean-Baptiste plays Assata Shakur in debbie tucker green's dramatisation of Shakur's autobiography. Assata's political education begins in earnest. Show more

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 16

Episode 3: Oxygen: A Matter of Life and Death

Duration: 39 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince dabble with some chemistry, as they talk about the life and death properties of oxygen: the toxic molecule we cannot live without. Show more

Book of the Week

Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Teenager Naoki Higashida, who has severe autism, explores his pleasure in words, the challenges of being unable to communicate, and the rare joy of saying exactly the right thing. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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