Hello Mum

by Bernardine Evaristo

Jerome was only bad for twenty-five minutes in his whole life. He wants his Mum to understand why.

Why he had to ditch his best friend, fail at school, hang out with a new crew, and leave behind the baby sister he loved.

So Jerome sets out to show his Mum, how very different life looks through his eyes.

Produced and directed by Jonquil Panting

'Hello Mum' is based on Bernardine's novella, published by Penguin. British writer Bernardine Evaristo is the multi award-winning author of six books of fiction and verse fiction, including 'Lara', 'Blonde Roots', 'Soul Tourists', 'The Emperor's Babe' and 'Island of Abraham'. She co-edited the anthologies 'Ten: New Black and Asian Poets'; 'Wasafiri: Black Britain - Beyond Definition', and the British Council Anthology 'NW15'. She teaches internationally, and has been awarded the MBE for her services to literature.

Bernardine Evaristo's witty tale of how adult choices shape young lives on the streets.

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920511]

In the first of two programmes about "access" radio, Paul Donovan forages in the BBC Sound Archives to discover the ways in which the public have got themselves onto the airwaves.

Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920511]

In the first of two programmes about "access" radio, Paul Donovan forages in the BBC Sound Archives to discover the ways in which the public have got themselves onto the airwaves.

Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920511]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920511]

Unknown: Paul Donovan

Producer: Hamish Mykura.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920518]

In the second of two programmes about "access" radio,

Paul Donovan forages in the BBC Sound Archives to tell the story of the radio phone-in. Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920518]

In the second of two programmes about "access" radio,

Paul Donovan forages in the BBC Sound Archives to tell the story of the radio phone-in. Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920518]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920518]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920814]

Keep listening to the radio - sooner or later you might hear your own voice. In the first of two programmes about "access" radio,

Paul Donovan forages in the BBC sound archives for a look at the ways in which the public have got themselves onto the airwaves.

Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920814]

Keep listening to the radio - sooner or later you might hear your own voice. In the first of two programmes about "access" radio,

Paul Donovan forages in the BBC sound archives for a look at the ways in which the public have got themselves onto the airwaves.

Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920814]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920814]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920821]

In the second of two programmes about "access" radio,

Paul Donovan forages in the BBC Sound Archives to tell the story of the radio phone-in, from the first crackly requests for information to today's most offensive audience-baiting chat-show ringmasters.

Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920821]

In the second of two programmes about "access" radio,

Paul Donovan forages in the BBC Sound Archives to tell the story of the radio phone-in, from the first crackly requests for information to today's most offensive audience-baiting chat-show ringmasters.

Producer Hamish Mykura. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920821]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920821]
AD20120803

by Bernardine Evaristo

Jerome was only bad for twenty-five minutes in his whole life. He wants his Mum to understand why.

Why he had to ditch his best friend, fail at school, hang out with a new crew, and leave behind the baby sister he loved.

So Jerome sets out to show his Mum, how very different life looks through his eyes.

Produced and directed by Jonquil Panting

'Hello Mum' is based on Bernardine's novella, published by Penguin. British writer Bernardine Evaristo is the multi award-winning author of six books of fiction and verse fiction, including 'Lara', 'Blonde Roots', 'Soul Tourists', 'The Emperor's Babe' and 'Island of Abraham'. She co-edited the anthologies 'Ten: New Black and Asian Poets'; 'Wasafiri: Black Britain - Beyond Definition', and the British Council Anthology 'NW15'. She teaches internationally, and has been awarded the MBE for her services to literature.

Bernardine Evaristo's witty tale of how adult choices shape young lives on the streets.

AD20120803

by Bernardine Evaristo

Jerome was only bad for twenty-five minutes in his whole life. He wants his Mum to understand why.

Why he had to ditch his best friend, fail at school, hang out with a new crew, and leave behind the baby sister he loved.

So Jerome sets out to show his Mum, how very different life looks through his eyes.

Produced and directed by Jonquil Panting

'Hello Mum' is based on Bernardine's novella, published by Penguin. British writer Bernardine Evaristo is the multi award-winning author of six books of fiction and verse fiction, including 'Lara', 'Blonde Roots', 'Soul Tourists', 'The Emperor's Babe' and 'Island of Abraham'. She co-edited the anthologies 'Ten: New Black and Asian Poets'; 'Wasafiri: Black Britain - Beyond Definition', and the British Council Anthology 'NW15'. She teaches internationally, and has been awarded the MBE for her services to literature.

Bernardine Evaristo's witty tale of how adult choices shape young lives on the streets.