Podcasts

During the 2010 Manchester Literature Festival, Rainy City Stories hosted a discussion at Cornerhouse entitled ‘Writing About Place’. Jenn Ashworth, Nicholas Royle (both Rainy City Stories contributors) and Clare Dudman explored the art and skill of writing about place in this panel discussion. Each author read a relevant excerpt, which was then followed by the discussion – you can listen to it below:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

As part of the 2009 Manchester Literature Festival, we’ve produced our first set of Rainy City Stories podcasts. Please click on each of the five links below to download or stream the individual stories, as told by their authors:

Rats and Mice
By Mike Duff
Location: Victoria Station

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Portraits of Insane Women
By David Gaffney
Location: Manchester Art Gallery

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Chinatown
By Socrates Adams-Florou
Location: Chinatown

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Big Shout to Malmy Hatchman
By Anne Hill Fernie
Location: Manchester Town Hall

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

a house of cards
By anyonita green
Location: Deansgate, near Croma

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

You can also listen to all five stories in one bumper Rainy City Stories podcast (35mb):

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

The interlude music is Before You Left, by Manchester’s own At Swim Two Birds.

FEATURED STORIES

SEARCH

SUBSCRIBE

Via email:

Via RSS

rss

Twitter