Running thoughts

From our upcoming presenters

Portrait of Julie Shapiro

What’s the harm in lingering, and letting a new listening experience flow, for ten – 15 – 30 minutes? Longer?

Portrait of Jamila Rizvi

Women were fooled into thinking the glass ceiling only exists at the top, when really the invisible barriers to women's progression are at every level.

Portrait of Angela Pippos

Sport's typically been considered a male pursuit for as long as men have been playing with their balls.

Annie Proulx on 'Brokeback Mountain'

We asked children: why do you love books?

Some of our favourite Notes

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