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.
February 3rd, 2016
Episode 1055 of 1400 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.