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A weekly podcast that invites you to walk a mile in the shoes of a stranger and listen to their story. Nominated 'Best New Podcast' at the 2019 British Podcast Awards!


All stories and shoes are part of Empathy Museum’s ‘A Mile in My Shoes’ project – an interactive shoe shop which tours internationally.


This podcast is best experienced while walking! Please be aware that some stories are more appropriate for adult listeners. Produced by Loftus Media.

A Mile in My Shoes Empathy Museum

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.4 • 8 Ratings

A weekly podcast that invites you to walk a mile in the shoes of a stranger and listen to their story. Nominated 'Best New Podcast' at the 2019 British Podcast Awards!


All stories and shoes are part of Empathy Museum’s ‘A Mile in My Shoes’ project – an interactive shoe shop which tours internationally.


This podcast is best experienced while walking! Please be aware that some stories are more appropriate for adult listeners. Produced by Loftus Media.

    Nina - From Where I'm Standing

    Nina - From Where I'm Standing

    "Look at that for a bad boy sheepskin. Epic”




    Nina’s story was produced by Rose de Larrabeiti and was collected as part of our new project From Where I’m Standing: audio stories and portraits from 2020’ 




    More about our From Where I’m Standing project: https://fromwhereiamstanding.empathymuseum.com/home


    Find out where Empathy Museum will travel to next: https://www.empathymuseum.com/where-to-find-us/
     
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    • 9 min
    Brendan - From Where I'm Standing

    Brendan - From Where I'm Standing

    "Giving a person their voice back is like giving them their personality back''


    Brendan’s story was produced by Sara Conkey and was collected as part of our new project From Where I’m Standing: audio stories and portraits from 2020’ 


    More about our From Where I’m Standing project: https://fromwhereiamstanding.empathymuseum.com/home


    Find out where Empathy Museum will travel to next: https://www.empathymuseum.com/where-to-find-us/
     
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    • 7 min
    Angeline - From Where I'm Standing

    Angeline - From Where I'm Standing

    “Zimbabwean names are very interesting. You have Faith, you have Patience, you have Happiness. I guarantee you someone will be named Covid”


    Angeline’s story was produced by Sara Conkey and was collected as part of our new project From Where I’m Standing: audio stories and portraits from 2020’ 


    More about our From Where I’m Standing project: https://fromwhereiamstanding.empathymuseum.com/home


    Find out where Empathy Museum will travel to next: https://www.empathymuseum.com/where-to-find-us/
     
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    • 7 min
    Alex - From Where I'm Standing

    Alex - From Where I'm Standing

    “Just knowing that my loved ones had faith in me, that’s what kept me going”


    Alex’s story was produced by Nada Smiljanic and was collected as part of our new project From Where I’m Standing: audio stories and portraits from 2020


    More about our From Where I’m Standing project: https://fromwhereiamstanding.empathymuseum.com/home


    Find out where Empathy Museum will travel to next: https://www.empathymuseum.com/where-to-find-us/
     
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    • 8 min
    Ollie - From Where I'm Standing

    Ollie - From Where I'm Standing

    "The next 3 years of my life had been completely stopped – just because of an algorithm”


    Ollie’s story was produced by Rose de Larrabeiti and was collected as part of our new project From Where I’m Standing: audio stories and portraits from 2020’ 


    More about our From Where I’m Standing project: https://fromwhereiamstanding.empathymuseum.com/home


    Find out where Empathy Museum will travel to next: https://www.empathymuseum.com/where-to-find-us/
     
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    • 8 min
    Natalie - From Where I'm Standing

    Natalie - From Where I'm Standing

    “I name my plants to encourage me to look after them better”


    Natalie’s story was produced by Deborah Shorindé and was collected as part of our new project From Where I’m Standing: audio stories and portraits from 2020’ 


    More about our From Where I’m Standing project: https://fromwhereiamstanding.empathymuseum.com/home


    Find out where Empathy Museum will travel to next: https://www.empathymuseum.com/where-to-find-us/
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 7 min

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