12 episodes

The Amplify Project is led by Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker. We’ve invited writers for the stage, page and screen to tell us about themselves, their work, what inspires them and why they write. Podcasts coming soon.

The Amplify Project Pauline Walker

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The Amplify Project is led by Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker. We’ve invited writers for the stage, page and screen to tell us about themselves, their work, what inspires them and why they write. Podcasts coming soon.

    Black writers in their own words | The Amplify Project at the Common Threads Conference 2022

    Black writers in their own words | The Amplify Project at the Common Threads Conference 2022

    The Amplify Project.  Black writers in their own words.  A special podcast from hosts Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker at the Common Threads: Black and Asian British Women's Writing International Conference
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    Website: www.theamplifyproject.co.uk
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    • 1 hr 8 min
    Black writers in their own words| Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker. Wrapping up Series 1

    Black writers in their own words| Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker. Wrapping up Series 1

    The Amplify Project.  Black writers in their own words.  Hosts  Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker wrap up series 1 sharing some of their memorable moments from the series and looking forward to series 2.
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    Website: www.theamplifyproject.co.uk
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    • 19 min
    Black writers in their own words | Oladipo Agboluaje. The Unapologetic Writer

    Black writers in their own words | Oladipo Agboluaje. The Unapologetic Writer

    The Amplify Project.  Black writers in their own words.  We’ve invited writers for the stage, page and screen to tell us about themselves, their work, what inspires them and why they write. In this episode writers Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker are joined by playwright and academic Oladipo Agboluaje who talks about creating comic books as a child, the inspirations for his plays and why he’s an unapologetic writer.
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    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amplifywriters/
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    Website: www.theamplifyproject.co.uk
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    • 1 hr 4 min
    Black writers in their own words | Trish Cooke. My Caribbean Heart

    Black writers in their own words | Trish Cooke. My Caribbean Heart

    The Amplify Project.  Black writers in their own words.  We’ve invited writers for the stage, page and screen to tell us about themselves, their work, what inspires them and why they write. In this episode writers Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker are joined by children’s writer and writer for theatre, TV, Radio and film, actress Trish Cooke, who tells us how winning a competition set her on the path to become a professional writer, the collaborative nature of writing pantomimes, and why writing in different forms keeps her writing fresh.
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_amplify_project/?hl=en-gb
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amplifywriters/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/amplify_writers
    Website: www.theamplifyproject.co.uk
    Subscribe to podcasts in the series: https://theamplifyproject.libsyn.com/rss

    • 55 min
    Black writers in their own words | Anthony Joseph. Infiltrating the canon.

    Black writers in their own words | Anthony Joseph. Infiltrating the canon.

    The Amplify Project.  Black writers in their own words.  We’ve invited writers for the stage, page and screen to tell us about themselves, their work, what inspires them and why they write. In this episode writers Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker are joined by poet, novelist, musician, creative writing lecturer Anthony Joseph, who tells us about being a surrealist poet and mixing genres, what makes him a Caribbean writer and introducing his students to Caribbean and Black writers.
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_amplify_project/?hl=en-gb
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amplifywriters/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/amplify_writers
    Website: www.theamplifyproject.co.uk
    Subscribe to podcasts in the series: https://theamplifyproject.libsyn.com/rss

    • 55 min
    Black Writers in Their Own Words | Rachel Long. Black joy

    Black Writers in Their Own Words | Rachel Long. Black joy

    The Amplify Project.  Black writers in their own words.  We’ve invited writers for the stage, page and screen to tell us about themselves, their work, what inspires them and why they write. In this episode writers Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker are joined by poet Rachel Long, who tells us about being inspired by Jean “Binta” Breeze, wanting to write poems that sound and feel real and why she set up Octavia Poetry Collective.
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_amplify_project/?hl=en-gb
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amplifywriters/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/amplify_writers
    Website: www.theamplifyproject.co.uk
    Subscribe to podcasts in the series: https://theamplifyproject.libsyn.com/rss

    • 58 min

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