Woman's Hour

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Generation M, The Archers' trial week, September blues?

September 9th, 2016

Episode 683 of 985 episodes

Young, social media savvy, Muslim people - who are the women of 'Generation M' and how are they changing the culture and stereotypes around them? Author Shelina Janmohamed discusses with beauty vlogger Amena Khan. The Archers' domestic abuse storyline continues to grab media headlines this week with Helen's evidence at her trial - how realistic is its portrayal and what are the implications for Rob? Criminal defence barrister Jeannie Mackie gives her verdict. How To Date A Feminist is a new spin on the Hollywood rom-com from playwright Samantha Ellis who casts boyfriend Steve as the feminist playing opposite lipstick loving Kate. September - are you feeling relief at back to business as usual or loss at another summer gone? Journalists Judith Woods and Hannah Betts and author Cath Staincliffe on what makes them love it or hate it. Presenter: Jenni Murray Producer: Anne Peacock.

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