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, the show was nominated for a 2012 Radio Production Award, goes out regular on Resonance 104.4 FM and was featured on the Radio 5 Live podcast special, Helen and Olly's Required Listening.
Most Recent Episode
GBA 219 Anna Sulan Masing
7 days ago
In GBA 219 we get better acquainted with Anna Sulan Masing. She talks about how food, performance and post colonial feminism are bound up together in her in her life and work, discusses cultural practice and appropriation and considers her feelings and thoughts around identity, race, gender and home. We also discuss her new play "Don't sing in the kitchen or you'll marry an old man", my solo show "What About the Men? Mansplaining Masculinity" and the survey I did of 1000 anonymous men.
Plug: Don't sing in the kitchen or you'll marry an old man: 6th August at Barge Bar: https://www.facebook.com/events/1467633526881495/
Website for show: http://dontsing.co.uk
Her website: http://annmasing.com
On twitter: http://www.twitter.com/annasulan
What About the Men? Mansplaining Masculinity: http://mansplainingmasculinity.co.uk/
GBA and SUT in Edinburgh: http://www.facebook.com/events/1378858509079820/
Chefs of Tomorrow: http://www.chefsoftomorrow.co.uk/
Duck and Waffle: http://duckandwaffle.com/
Interview with woman from Sambal Shiok: http://www.dontsing.co.uk/#!Behind-the-scenes-Mandy-of-Sambal-Shiok/c1kod/55a19be80cf286eab020864b
Jamie Oliver: http://www.jamieoliver.com/
Jamie Oliver "Jollofgate": http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/news/jamie-olivers-version-of-jollof-rice-does-not-go-down-well-with-west-africans-9829847.html
Citizenship Test: http://i100.independent.co.uk/article/can-you-pass-a-uk-citizenship-test-most-young-people-cant--gJ0v-H6BQx
Rihanna video: http://www.vevo.com/watch/rihanna/bitch-better-have-my-money-(explicit)/QM5FT1590005
Talk around BBHMM video: http://mediadiversified.org/2015/07/04/so-were-still-all-talking-about-rihannas-bitch-better-have-my-money/
The Island - Bear Grylls: http://www.channel4.com/programmes/the-island-with-bear-grylls