Archive | July, 2013

Nigel Wellings

Second in a series

Our second interviewee, Nigel Wellings, chooses a picture of himself from the late seventies, taken just after his return from his first trip to India.

Continue Reading · 21 July 2013 · podcasts
philippa vick

First in a series…

The idea is very simple. I ask an interviewee to talk about a photograph with special significance for them. The video lasts less than two minutes. And at the end you get to see the photo. Talking about Photographs: 1. Philippa Vick from George Miller on Vimeo.

Continue Reading · 18 July 2013 · biography and memoir, video
muslim brotherhood hq

Gilbert Achcar’s radical exploration of the Arab Spring

My guest in the latest edition of the Le Monde diplomatique podcast is Gilbert Achcar, Professor of Development Studies and International Relations at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. In his recently published book, The People Want: A Radical Exploration of the Arab Spring, he looks at the Arab Spring’s underlying causes, […]

Continue Reading · 11 July 2013 · podcasts