Getting Better Acquainted
About This Show
A weekly podcast: Join Dave Pickering on his journey to get better acquainted with the people he knows. There are lots of shows about famous people. This is a show about the rest of us. Part interview show, part oral history project and part autobiography through conversation.
The show was nominated for a 2012 Radio Production Award, aired for 3 seasons on Resonance 104.4 FM and was featured on BBC Radio 4's In Pod We Trust, BBC Radio 5 Live’s Helen and Olly's Required Listening and has been recommended by The Guardian, Time Out and the Financial Times.
Most Recent Episode
GBA 250 Natalie
7 days ago
In GBA 250 we get better acquainted with Natalie. She shares some of her personal story and talks about her faith and her feminism, we compare notes on patriarchy and masculinity and discuss some areas we disagree on.
Content note: Discussion of child sexual abuse, rape, violence against women, self-harm, PTSD and domestic violence.
Emailing her if you want to have a conversation with her about the areas and issues discussed: natalie.collins[at]dayprogramme.org
What Sex Worker's Want: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJRBx0JjM_M
Get Matt Hill on GBA by donating to the Spark RefuAid appeal: http://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/sparkrefuaid
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What About the Men? Mansplaining Masculinity: https://soundcloud.com/standuptragedy/sut-presents-what-about-the-men-mansplaining-maculinity
God Loves Women: https://twitter.com/god_loves_women
DAY Programme: http://www.dayprogramme.org/
Christian Feminist Network: https://christianfeministnetwork.com/
Gender Reconciliation International: http://www.genderreconciliationinternational.org/
Female Genital Mutilation: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Female_genital_mutilation
Universal Basic Income: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basic_income
End Demand/The Nordic Model/The Swedish Model: http://www.sexworkeropenuniversity.com/blog/swou-statement-on-poverty-sex-work-and-the-swedish-model-poverty-is-objectifying-demeaning-and-coercive1
Radical Feminism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radical_feminism
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