7-16 October 2016

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Audio Clips

'Man on the Moon' from Man on the Moon (2015)

Peter Straughan (2015)

Pat Barker: Noonday (2015)

Richard Benson: There Is a Light that Never Goes Out (2015)

Sinead Morrisey: Festival Laureate (2015)

Exploring Northern Lights (2015)

Paul Farley: An Audience with the Festival Laureate (2014)

Astrophel and Stella 1 by Sir Philip Sidney, read by Michael Shaeffer (2014)

Zaffar Kunial: Poppy (2014)

Michael Chaplin: There is a Green Hill: Walking Around Northumbria — and my Father (2014)

The Wind in the Willows: Durham Big Read 2014 (2014)

The announcement of the Gordon Burn Prize 2014 (2014)

Rachel Joyce and Gavin Extence: Time versus the Universe (2013)

Matt Haig and Lottie Moggach (2013)

Benjamin Myers wins Gordon Burn Prize (2013)

Pat Barker: Toby’s Room (2012)

Kate Mosse and Michèle Roberts: Love and Danger in Occupied France (2012)

Jack Straw: Last Man Standing: Memoirs of a Political Survivor (2012)

Cressida Cowell: How to Train Your Dragon (2012)

Ruth Padel and Jean Sprackland: The Narratives of Nature (2012)

Victoria Glendinning and Anne de Courcy: Stories of Empire (2012)

Gillian Slovo: Honour and Destiny (2012)

Lorna Goodison: Meet the Festival Laureate (2012)

Nick Robinson: Politics, Power and the Media (2012)