City Of Two Continents

Episodes

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AR01The Byzantine Passage20100119
AR02The Abyss As Viewed From Istanbul On 27th October 19622010012020130430 (BBC7)
20130501 (BBC7)
20140603 (BBC7)
20140604 (BBC7)

Series of short stories marking Istanbul's tenure as European Capital of Culture in 2010.

By Maureen Freely.

The Cuban Missile Crisis as viewed from the streets of Istanbul.

As the world stands on the brink of annihilation, one city resident negotiates the fears and preoccupations of his lovers, friends and neighbours.

Read by Jimmy Chisholm.

By Maureen Freely. One resident negotiates the fears and preoccupations of the locals.

By Maureen Freely. The Cuban Missile Crisis as viewed from the streets of Istanbul. As the world stands on the brink of annihilation, one city resident negotiates the fears and preoccupations of his lovers, friends and neighbours.

AR03 LASTTrue Turk2010012120130501 (BBC7)
20130502 (BBC7)
20140604 (BBC7)
20140605 (BBC7)

Series of short stories marking Istanbul's tenure as European Capital of Culture in 2010.

A wise gypsy wrestler comes to the aid of a couple whose relationship is threatened by their families' entrenched prejudices.

By Moris Farhi, read by Grant O'Rourke.

By Moris Farhi.

A wise gypsy wrestler helps a couple whose relationship is threatened.

By Moris Farhi. A wise gypsy wrestler helps a couple whose relationship is threatened.