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Shelf Absorbed

Ben Wheeler & Sarah Gwonyoma
ArtsTV & FilmBooks

A little loose in terms of content and style as we learn the ropes, this show sets out once a month a to discuss a selected subject through the books and films we have read and seen that explore it. It is not meant to be comprehensive account of the subject, rather our own perspective, informed by the stories we have consumed. We hope you like it and want to join the discussion on any of the social media platforms on which we post.


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5 out of 5 stars from 2 ratings
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    Listening to Sarah and Ben is like a catch up with friends. Great rapport and insights. Makes me want to read and see films. What more could you want. Thanks Guys.

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