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14 September 2015

Episode 205

28 minutes

We go over our highlights from this summer, from sound art enjoyed in train carriages, an interview with documentary film-maker Joshua Oppenheimer to a quick stop-off at Sonar festival in Barcelona among much, much more.

14 September 2015

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Chapter 1

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Chapter 1

John Mitchinson on non-fiction

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John Mitchinson, founder of Unbound publishers, recommended some non-fiction books to enjoy this summer back in episode 195. Here we revisit his review of ‘Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot’ by Mark Vanhoenacker.

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Chapter 2

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Interview: Joshua Oppenheimer

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We revisit our interview with Joshua Oppenheimer, the director of ‘The Act of Killing’ and ‘The Look of Silence’, which both deal with the Indonesian genocide of the 1960s.

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Report: Sonar festival, Barcelona

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To round up our summer show, we head to Barcelona for a final dose of sunshine and music as Liam Aldous reviews this year’s Sonar festival.

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