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Baroness Lawrence: ‘Education can take you anywhere’

This week on the Women’s Prize podcast Vick Hope is joined by the extraordinary campaigner and author Baroness Doreen Lawrence…

Sun 1 May, 2022


Scarlett Curtis: ‘Books truly saved my life’

This week on the Women’s Prize podcast, Vick Hope chats all things books with author, activist and co-founder of the…

Tue 26 April, 2022


Gina Miller: ‘Words can change hearts and minds’

We have another treat of an episode for you this week as Vick Hope delves into the bookshelves of campaigner,…

Tue 12 April, 2022


Katherine Ryan: ‘Being confident is not rude’

We brought a very special live episode of the Women’s Prize Podcast to a packed crowd at Latitude 2021. Comedian…

Wed 29 September, 2021


Bernardine Evaristo: ‘We needed to claim the space for ourselves’

In a very special live Bookshelfie episode of the Women’s Prize for Fiction Podcast, our 2021 Chair of judges Bernardine…

Fri 17 September, 2021

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Jess Phillips MP: ‘It’s a joyous book that attempts to rebirth feminism’

On this week’s Bookshelfie episode of the Women’s Prize Podcast, Jess Phillips MP joined host Yomi Adegoke to discuss her…

Fri 18 June, 2021

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Afua Hirsch: ‘Discovering Toni Morrison was a life-changing experience’

Writer, broadcaster and bestselling author Afua Hirsch joined host Yomi Adegoke for our latest ‘Bookshelfie’ episode of the Women’s Prize…

Thu 13 May, 2021

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Annie Mac: ‘I really felt an urge to learn something new’

In this week’s ‘Bookshelfie’ episode of the Women’s Prize Podcast, Yomi Adegoke sits down with DJ, presenter and now novelist…

Fri 30 April, 2021