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Books Uncovered - 13-07-2024 - 02 - Emily Perkins and Saraid D Silver( 0:21:38)       
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Chat about Emily Perkins & Saraid D Silver - NZ Authors Emily Perkins & Saraid D Silver. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 13/07/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Books Uncovered - 29-06-2024 - Irish Fiction Writers( 0:21:49)       
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A conversation about Irish fiction writers. Featuring John Boyne, Sally Rooney, Oisín McKenna and Megan Nolan. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 29/06/2024 12:00:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 15-06-2024 - Holly and Bella - The Last Wireless Books show( 0:21:0)       
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The Last Wireless Books show. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 15/06/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 01-06-2024 - Holly talks with Gareth from Tūhura( 0:24:30)       
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Guest Gareth West comes in for a chat about archival and library work. We discuss what we're reading and play a poem by Raymond Antrobus. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 1/06/2024 12:00:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 18-05-2024 - Holly & Bella Chat Books( 0:19:56)       
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Holly & Bella Chat Books - The Athenaeum's new librarian Holly Fletcher speaks with Bella King, about writers Sinéad Gleeson, Laureen Groff, Louise Erdich and Ottessa Moshfegh. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 18/05/2024 12:00:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 04-05-2024 - Hello Holly( 0:26:31)       
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Hello Holly - It is a time of change at the Athenaeum. Christine has retired and we have a lovely new librarian Holly Flecther. In todays show we introduced Holly and talk a little about her background and of course we have new books to talk about. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 4/05/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 20-04-2024 - Even more St Kilda( 0:26:19)       
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Even more St Kilda - We return to St Kilda's past where the fear of being inundated by the sea did not put people off removing sand from the sand dunes. We call them Karens' but they were just busy bodies back then and we have some examples as well as odd financial dealings that would have Rate Payers Groups hopping mad today. Also new book reviews. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 20/04/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 06-04-2024 - Censorship at the Athenaeum( 0:26:10)       
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Censorship at the Athenaeum - One of our members took out an old Ken Follett and when she brought it back she said 'what's the story with the missing pages?' and she showed me that six pages were missing. So Rosalie the librarian before me had censored this book. I was able to uncover some of the story behind this and share it with our listeners. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 6/04/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 23-03-2024 - More St Kilda( 0:26:19)       
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More St Kilda - We have a host of new books. Christine provides an update on our favourite ancient Greek Aeschylus and tells us more about the borough of St Kilda. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 23/03/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 09-03-2024 - History of St Kilda( 0:26:14)       
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History of St Kilda - Not that long ago Dunedin was a compact city surrounded by independent Boroughs one of the last of which was St Kilda. Something reminded Christine that people living in St Kilda had to pay a non-residents fee to borrow books from the Dunedin City Library and in trying to research that she stumbled upon lots of other interesting information about the creation of St Kilda. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 9/03/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 24-02-2024 - Maids of Honour( 0:26:8)       
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Maids of Honour - Beth is back on deck hitting all the buttons at the right time (sort of) and Christine is very happy to see her. We have new books and old-time tips on economical ways to keep your leather shoes in tip top shape. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 24/02/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 10-02-2024 - Flying Solo( 0:27:11)       
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Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 10/02/2024 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 27-01-2024 - Books, books, books( 0:26:42)       
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Books, books, books - The Athenaeum Library reopens on Monday the 29th of January and Christine runs through some of the great new books you can borrow then. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 27/01/2024 1:30:00 p.m.

Join your hosts Holly and Bella, as they dive into themes ranging from romance to quirky book blurbs, all discovered within the depths of the Athenaeum library.


Host: Holly Fletcher, Bella King

Produced By: Otago Access Radio

Language: English

Category: Arts and Literature

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