Adrian Shephard – Books and Corks

When in a train heading north, I saw headlines pass at the bottom of the screen. One of them said that a gigantic toxic cloud was drifting over Berlin. I had apocalyptic visions of people dying in the streets, and thousands and thousands on the road, who tried to escape a certain death. Never could … Continue reading Adrian Shephard – Books and Corks

Fucked! An evening with Ken Shakin by Adrian Shephard

Ken Shakin appeared first in Radio On's broadcastland as a guest to Jason Honea on the Brave Ear Show. In the interview he talked about his Brooklyn years, where he grew up and his love or hate relation with Berlin, where he lives. On that evening, that co-starred Andrea Schroeder and Jesper Lehmkuhl, he read … Continue reading Fucked! An evening with Ken Shakin by Adrian Shephard

FUCKED – FROM CURIOUS FOX BOOKSTORE – READINGS by KEN SHAKIN + AFTER-SHOW DISCUSSIONS + Q&A

Berlin's uppest area Neukölln was sizzling and buzzing with activity on the first of November. Radio On's flying reporter Adrian Shephard set up the mobile studio in the Curious Fox bookstore. We hear Ken Shakin read from his new book, Fucked. Jason Honea enacted The Shittly Listener, crooning and re-calling his wild stories from two … Continue reading FUCKED – FROM CURIOUS FOX BOOKSTORE – READINGS by KEN SHAKIN + AFTER-SHOW DISCUSSIONS + Q&A

The Wirebender presents Rupert’s First Reading – Rupert Smith reads from his Novel ‘Interlude’

The newest program by The Wirebender brings us literature. Location of recording 28th Sept New Bloomsbury Set in London. The event was hosted by Uli from Gay's the Word bookshop. Uli introduces Rupert in the broadcast. Rupert Smith has written ten novels, including Man's World (Arcadia 2010) which was shortlisted for the Green Carnation Prize … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Rupert’s First Reading – Rupert Smith reads from his Novel ‘Interlude’

Peter Dollins on Charles Dickens

Adrian Shephard met the writer Peter Dollins in the garden of the birth house of Charles Dickens. What follows is a long talk about the 19th century writer. We hear about his books, his life, his youth, and also how everyday life in the poverty belt of London provided the stories, scenes that entered into … Continue reading Peter Dollins on Charles Dickens

Adrian Shephard – Books not Film Part 2 with Peter Dollins

A great new program by Adrian Shephard, who, while in rainy England went to visit Peter Dollins and asked him some questions about writers and the stories that come with them and their books. Peter Dollins has a huge amount of books, as you can see in the picture. In this program you will hear … Continue reading Adrian Shephard – Books not Film Part 2 with Peter Dollins