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Episode198 - Marie Connolly( 0:54:55)       
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Academic turned crime novelist, Dr Marie Connolly talks about her gripping murder mystery "Dark Sky" set in the beautiful Mackenzie Country, and generously shares what goes into writing convincing crime fiction. Hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manawatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 10/06/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Episode 197 - Mandy Hager( 0:52:4)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. Mandy Hager is a multi-award winning writer of fiction for young adults. In 2019 she was awarded the Margaret Mahy Medal for life-time achievement and a distinguished contribution to New Zealand’s literature for young people. Ijn this week's episode, Mandy talks about her latest gritty young adult novel, Gracehopper.
Published: 3/06/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Episode 196 - Juliette MacIver( 0:53:36)       
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Children's book author, Juliette MacIvor has more than 20 books to her credit, including popular rhyming picture books, bursting with colourful characters, and the three-book chapter book series about the adventures of Fealan the vegetarian wolf.
Published: 27/05/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Episode 195 - Sam Irvine( 0:43:44)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. Copyright Licensing NZ chief executive Sam Irvine talks about a recently launched service to help local writers and artists protect their creative rights.
Published: 20/05/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Episode 194 - Gavin Strawhan( 0:54:55)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This week: Scriptwriter, film creator, and executive producer of NZ and international tv shows and films, Gavin Strawhan talks about writing and his debut crime novel, The Call.
Published: 13/05/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Episode 193 - Karen McMillan( 0:51:14)       
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Author Karen McMillan talks about her new historical novel "Turbulent threads" set in 1890s Dunedin and Larnach's Castle.
Published: 6/05/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 29-04-2024 Episode 192 - Helen Vivienne Fletcher( 0:49:10)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This week, Rachel talks to Helen Vivienne Fletcher – author of children’s fiction and speculative fiction, spoken word poet, actor, short story writer, writing mentor and tutor, playwright and theatre producer, and creative advocate for inclusivity in the Arts.
Published: 29/04/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 22-04-2024 Episode 191 - Claire Aramakutu( 0:47:5)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 22/04/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 15-04-2024 Episode 190 - Robert Peden( 0:56:32)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This week: Award winning non-fiction author, Robert Peden talks about his new book, Nailed Boots and Crinoline Gowns – Women on the rural frontier in 19th century New Zealand
Published: 15/04/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 08-04-2024 Episode 189 - Jackie Davis( 0:46:21)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manawatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This week: Manawatū playwright, Jackie Davis talks about her new play "A Time Like This" ready to be staged by Manawatu Theatre Society, April 18 – 27, including an Anzac Day matinee.
Published: 8/04/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 01-04-2024 Episode 188( 1:2:6)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This week: Michelle Elvy, editor, mentor, author, and Flash Fiction aficionado talks about National Flash Fiction Day 2024 competition, and writing the small form.
Published: 1/04/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 25-03-2024 Episode 187 - Stephen Tester( 0:47:5)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This Week: Author Stephen Tester talks about his debut historical novel, Kiss of Death, set in 1918 – the time of the Spanish influenza epidemic in New Zealand.
Published: 25/03/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 18-03-2024 Episode 186 - Angie Belcher( 0:43:16)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manawatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air. This week: Angie Belcher, author of the charming children’s book Pipi Dance talks about her writing and her work supporting new writers.
Published: 18/03/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 11-03-2024 Episode 185 - Maxine Millar( 0:43:32)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 11/03/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 04-03-2024 Episode 184 - Trevor Auger( 0:58:50)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 4/03/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 26-02-2024 Episode 183 - Kyle Mewburn( 0:58:21)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 26/02/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 19-02-2024 Episode 182 - Sheryl Beaumont( 0:48:11)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 19/02/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 12-02-2024 Episode 181 - Donald McMenamin( 0:47:12)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 12/02/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 05-02-2024 Episode 180 - Vicki Barnett( 0:44:45)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 5/02/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 29-01-2024 Episode 179 - Karen Tolentino( 0:46:1)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 29/01/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 22-01-2024 Episode 178 - Elyssa di Napoli( 0:52:10)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 22/01/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 15-01-2024 Episode 177 - Carole Brungar( 0:46:11)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 15/01/2024 4:00:00 p.m.
Words From The Bubble 18-12-2023 Episode 176 - Paula Allen and Sonya Holm( 0:59:36)       
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A conversation about reading and writing with an author, or someone who works in editing or publishing, hosted by Rachel Dore and produced by Manwatū People's Radio with support from New Zealand On Air.
Published: 18/12/2023 4:00:00 p.m.

Rachel Dore presents a weekly chat with New Zealanders who know about writing and books, no matter where in the world they're living. You'll hear conversations with all kinds of authors and writers, in all genres. It's a pot-luck show - a guest may be an established author, a new writer, a writing tutor, a researcher, or someone from the matrix that makes up the publishing industry.


Host: MPR - Manawatu People's Radio

Produced By: MPR - Manawatu People's Radio

Language: English

Category: Arts

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