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Books and Arts - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Separate stories: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.

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The Zambians who dreamed of space travel

February 3rd, 2016

Episode 1055 of 1440 episodes

In 1964, the newly independent nation of Zambia began a space program, with the aim of putting the first African on the moon. The short-lived and largely forgotten space program is the inspiration for Spanish photographer Cristina de Middel's exhibition and book, The Afronauts.

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