Recordings of talks and events. The archive for Suite (212), which I co-host on Resonance 104.4fm, can be found here.
Podcasts: A tool for political change?
Panel that I chaired at the Media Democracy festival about podcasting as an alternative to mainstream media, with Jack Frayne-Reid (Reel Politik), Riley Quinn (Trashfuture) and James Shield (New Economics Foundation) (16 March 2019).
Sea Monsters: Chloe Aridjis and Juliet Jacques
In conversation with Chloe Aridjis about her new novel Sea Monsters at the London Review Bookshop (7 February 2019).
The Comma Press podcast: Never Going Underground
Discussing the short story I wrote for Comma’s Protest anthology about the Manchester protest against Clause/Section 28 in February 1988. With Ra Page, Em Temple-Malt and Louise Wallwein.
Reel Politik (episodes 55 & 56)
Podcast appearance with hosts Jack Frayne-Reid and Laura Jolyon Tidd and fellow guest Huw Lemmey, discussing problems with liberal journalism.
Sexual Difference in the New Millennium
Panel discussion with Catherine Malabou, Juliet Mitchell and Jacqueline Rose, chaired by Amber Jacobs (24 June 2017).
Fake News? Media and Strategy after Trump
Talking about the mainstream media, and alternatives to it, on Novara FM with James Butler and Ash Sarkar (3 March 2017).
In conversation with Nina Power
Discussing Trans: A Memoir, recorded for the Verso Books podcast (27 October 2016).
SCUM Manifesto Revisited
Looking at Valerie Solanas’ incendiary work on the Verso Books podcast, with Ray Filar and Sophie Mayer (31 May 2016).
Discussing my book with Neil Denny and Becky Hogge (16 December 2015).
Novara – Trans: A Memoir
Talking about my book, ‘confessional’ writing, structures of journalism and more with James Butler and Ash Sarkar (27 November 2015).
BBC Front Row
Discussing Sean Baker’s film Tangerine (2015) with Samira Ahmed. Also featuring Umberto Eco, Adam Smith and Roger Waters (10 November 2015).
The Art of Criticism
In conversation with Lauren Elkin about Trans: A Memoir, recorded for the Shakespeare & Co. podcast (14 October 2015).
Trans: A Memoir
Talking to Chloe Aridjis about the line(s) between memoir and fiction, and ‘confessional’ writing (29 September 2015).
New Statesman podcast 57
Talking about the 2014-15 football season (15 August 2014).
New Statesman podcast 55
On feuds in football (25 July 2014).
New Statesman podcast 54
On the 2014 World Cup (17 July 2014).
The Anfield Wrap: Make us dream
Podcast appearance ahead of Norwich City’s Premier League match against Liverpool (18 April 2014).
CAR 14: Trapped
A discussion of the idea of being “trapped in the wrong body” with Naomi Pearce. Also features Hanne Lippard and Horrible GIF. Podcast produced by the Royal College of Art (25 February 2014).
A Transgender Journey
Lecture at University College London (20 February 2012).
Out in South London
In conversation with Rosie Wilby on Resonance 104.4fm (14 February 2012).
The Pod Delusion: Thinking critically about trans issues
Talk at Westminster Skeptics (3 October 2011).
A Wo/Man of No Importance (17 November 2018).
Reading a short story (in the appropriate period costume) at Studio Voltaire in London.
Fiction, memoir, performance (26 April 2018).
Highlights from my event with Manuela Pacella and Daniele Cassandro at AlbumArte in Rome.
After Kathy Acker: In Conversation with Chris Kraus (25 September 2017).
Recording of our conversation at the London Review Bookshop.
ABC’s literature videocast (14 November 2016).
Strange Affects and Collective Emotions
In conversation with Kimberlé Crenshaw, Robert Eaglestone and Simon Glendinning (May 2016).
Before and After – Transformation Marathon
Talk at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery (17 October 2015).
Art Talk – Flash Marathon
In conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist, Etel Adnan, and Gilbert & George (Google Cultural Institute, London, 16 October 2015).
Binary Static panel
On cyberfeminism, gender identity, race and art with Evan Ifekoya and Raju Rage (SPACE/The White Building, Hackney Wick, 3 February 2015).
LGBTQI panel discussion
At the PEN International Congress in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, with Marion Botsford Fraser, Masha Gessen and Syinat Sultanalieva (27 September 2014).
A Transgender Journey
Lecture at Klub MaMa, Zagreb (March 2014).
Anti-Capitalist Initiative: Radical Voices (11 April 2013).