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Tales from the Statue – Radio 4 extra

Tales from the Statue is a radio programme I made in 2003 with producer Arlene Gregorius. It is being repeated on BBC Radio 4 Extra – Thursday 29 May, at 6.30 am and 8.30 pm and you will also be able to listen on iplayer. Tales from the Statue is about the Hans Christian Anderson […]

Diane Wolkstein – a life of stories

The American storyteller, author and folklorist Diane Wolkstein died suddenly on January 31st . She was in Taiwan translating the great Chinese epic ‘Monkey King or Journey to the West’. She died doing what she loved. It is hard to believe that Diane has gone. She had a far reaching impact on the whole world […]