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Little Atoms is a weekly show about books, with authors in conversation. Produced and presented by Neil Denny.
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Little Atoms is a weekly show about books, with authors in conversation. Produced and presented by Neil Denny.
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    Little Atoms 717 - Travis Elborough's Through The Looking Glasses

    Little Atoms 717 - Travis Elborough's Through The Looking Glasses

    Cultural critic Travis Elborough talks to Neil about the history an cultural impact of spectacles in his latest book Through The Looking Glasses.
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    • 29 min
    Little Atoms 716 - Lauren Groff's Matrix

    Little Atoms 716 - Lauren Groff's Matrix

    Lauren Groff returns to Little Atoms and talks to Neil about her latest novel Matrix, a meticulously recreated historical fiction set in a 12th century abbey.
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    • 28 min
    Little Atoms 715 - Julianne Pachico's The Anthill

    Little Atoms 715 - Julianne Pachico's The Anthill

    Julianne Pachico talks to Neil about her Colombia set debut novel The Anthill.
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    • 26 min
    Little Atoms 714 - Joyce Carol Oates' Breathe

    Little Atoms 714 - Joyce Carol Oates' Breathe

    Joyce Carol Oates talks to Neil about her latest novel Breathe, "a memoir that has been reimagined as a work of fiction" about grief.
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    • 28 min
    Little Atoms 713 - Ece Temelkuran's Together

    Little Atoms 713 - Ece Temelkuran's Together

    Ece Temelkuran returns to Little Atoms to tell Padraig about Together: Ten Choices for a Better Now, the sequel to the global hit How To Lose A Country. Ece discusses how criticism replaced action, the role of the exile, and the radical proposition of trust.
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    • 40 min
    Little Atoms 712 - Elif Shafak's The Island of Missing Trees

    Little Atoms 712 - Elif Shafak's The Island of Missing Trees

    Elif Shafak is an award-winning British-Turkish novelist whose work has been translated into 54 languages. Shafak's last novel 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and RSL Ondaatje Prize. She talks to Neil about her latest novel The Island of Missing Trees, set in Cyprus during the partition and contemporary London, and featuring a rather unusual narrator.
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    • 28 min

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