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Josie Long presents short documentaries and adventures in sound inspired by the tarot deck.

Josie Long presents short documentaries and adventures in sound inspired by the tarot deck. From an imagined reading with Madame Cinnamon Black in New Orleans to a card that helps two sisters understand each other.

Sylvia Plath and the Tarot Pack
Featuring David Trinidad and Rebecca Tamás
Produced by Alia Cassam

Shadow Work
Produced by Ari Mejia

Three Cards
Featuring Madame Cinnamon Black
Produced by Cristal Duhaime
Originally recorded for 48 Hour Party People, a travel podcast hosted by Brendan Francis Newnam
Thanks to Mira Burt-Wintonick, Brendan Francis Newnam, Jackson Musker, Danielle Henderson and the Historic Voodoo Museum

Production Team: Andrea Rangecroft and Alia Cassam
Series Producer: Eleanor McDowall
A Falling Tree production for BBC Radio 4

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28 minutes

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