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Season 5 Episodes

Episode image is a detail from the cover of  A Death In The Family  by Karl Ove Knausgaard, published by Vintage Books in 2013; photograph © Nina Mangalanayagam / Millennium Images.

Episode image is a detail from the cover of A Death In The Family by Karl Ove Knausgaard, published by Vintage Books in 2013; photograph © Nina Mangalanayagam / Millennium Images.

For the 103rd Second-Hand Book Factory, Charles Adrian is joined by writer, podcaster and joiner David Turner. They discuss telling the truth about intimacy, a distance travelled that is not only physical and the fear that comes with aspiration.

David's podcast Lunar Poetry Podcasts was shortlisted in the Best Wildcard Category at the 2017 Saboteur Rewards and won bronze in the Represent category at the inaugural British Podcast Awards.

Melissa Lee-Houghton can be heard on David’s podcast Lunar Poetry Podcasts here (from 33:04).

Another book by Junot Diaz, Drown, is discussed in Page One 89.

Episode released: 4th April, 2017.

 

Book listing:

And All The Things That We Do I Could Face Today by Melissa Lee-Houghton (from Sunshine)

Otravida, Otravez by Junot Diaz (from This Is How You Lose Her)

A Death In The Family by Karl Ove Knausgaard (trans. Don Bartlett)

 

Links:

Lunar Poetry Podcasts

Saboteur Awards 2017

British Podcast Awards 2017

Melissa Lee-Houghton on Lunar Poetry Podcasts

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