Hearing Voices,seeing Things

Episodes

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Programme Catalogue - Details: Out With The Books19900703

Producer: D.

SHEASBY

Description

SBH:Ian Mcmillan visits one of Rotherham's mobile libraries; recalls his own childhood experiences of borrowing books.

PRE:Act.

borrowers; male & female librarians talk about the job.

Popular books: romances, occult, horror.

No-one asks for classics.

Other areas (where they read `The Sunday Times') ask for latest best-seller.

Act.

borrowers: why they like Catherine Cookson - "not too much sex" - "oh we like sex!".

Getting on the waiting list for popular books.

"They don't read these - they've got their husbands".

Their reading habits.

OTN:SMR021/89GE0005 TXN/TDT:R4 03-Jul-1990 CON:SHEASBY Dave (prod) MCMILLAN Ian (spkr)

Broadcast history

03 Jul 1990 20:30-20:45 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Dave Sheasby (Producer)

Ian Mcmillan (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 446416.