The Podcast is Back! Feat. Jess Glaisher and SKMY

4th Apr 2016

The Podcast is Back! Feat. Jess Glaisher and SKMY
In the newest episode of the For Books’ Sake podcast, hosts Grace and Lauren interview author Jess Glaisher and female film collective Sorta Kinda Maybe Yeah.

In this episode, Grace and Lauren talk to…

Jess Glaisher
c.1min 30 secs – c. 17 mins
Grace chats to Jess Glaisher (@JGlaisher) about her recent experience of getting published. Jess’ short story Destiny is available in For Books’ Sake’s latest anthology, [RE]Sisters. Grace and Jess discuss abuse in teen relationships and its underrepresentation in YA fiction, and a lack of queer voices in the genre. Jess also tells Grace about her writing practice and how important she feels it is to be part of a female writing collective.

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Sorta Kinda Maybe Yeah
c. 17 mins – c. 43 mins
Sorta Kinda Maybe Yeah (@SKMYcollective) are a female film collective from London. Grace and Lauren sat down with Aya Arden-Clarke, Laura Kirwan-Ashman and Charlotte Lowdell to hear about their work ahead of the launch of SKMY’s first web series at the end of April (full details about their launch event in the link below).

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Web series launch: Thurs 28 April @ 7.30pm, Hackney Attic

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