The Plastic Podcasts

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Tales of the Irish Diaspora. We all come from somewhere else. Find out more and subscribe to us at www.plasticpodcasts.com

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Latest Episodes…

  1. Jess Moriarty - Minicast #1

    The first half of our interview with the fabulous Dr Jess Moriarty. We talk writing, grandparents, stories and surnames. ...

    10/01/2020

  2. Niamh Lear: Human Geography, Rugby and Passport Paddies

    After a week away we’re back in full flow with Niamh Lear, whose current PhD thesis at Newcastle University studies the curious phenomenon of “Passport Paddies.” Reviving the spirit of the salon, we talk geography, history and Boyzone, plus our unexpected family connection. Also, Jess Moriarty places the legend that is ...

    10/01/2020

  3. Jess Moriarty: Grandmothers, Witches, Writing and "God"

    The full plastic of our interview with Jess Moriarty, writer and academic. We talk writing courses, grandmothers, Brexit, Covid, seeing her dad literally play God. Oh, and witches… Plus Craig Jordan-Baker raises Moy McCrory onto the Plastic Pedestal… ...

    09/17/2020

  4. Craig Jordan-Baker - Minicast #2

    The second half of our interview with Craig, author of The Nacullians. In this part we talk about how buildings and cities make you feel, whether it's better to be an exile than a prisoner, and fantasy islands... ...

    09/10/2020

  5. Craig Jordan-Baker - Minicast #1

    The first half of our interview with Craig, author of The Nacullians. We talk folk dancing, grandparents and bricks... ...

    09/10/2020