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Between the Lines

Josie Long presents short documentaries and audio adventures about translation and interpretation.

Josie Long presents short documentaries and audio adventures about translation, interpretation and ideas that resonate in the gap between words - from the connection between one man and his translator, through Benjamin Clementine's interpretation of Satie, to the work of an ASL/English interpreter.

In Translation
Featuring Miwako Ozawa and Hiromitsu Shinkawa
A version of this story first appeared in the BBC World Service documentary Found in Translation made by Whistledown Productions
Produced by Rose de Larrabeiti

Featuring Benjamin Clementine
Produced by Mooj Zadie

The Go-Between
Featuring Christopher Desloges
Music: Scorch by Nctrnm from the Free Music Archive
Produced by Aliya Pabani

Series Producer: Eleanor McDowall
A Falling Tree production for BBC Radio 4

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28 minutes


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