Woman's Hour

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WHNews: Sex Crimes; Angel Blue; Northern Soul

October 20th, 2014

Episode 30 of 985 episodes

Once released from prison, should convicted sex offenders be able to return to their previous lives? Charlotte Henry and Deborah Orr discuss the moral dilemma provoked by footballer, Ched Evans. Angel Blue is an American soprano who has currently made her home in the UK. You can soon see her starring as Mimi in the ENO's production of Puccini's La Boheme. Emily St.John Mandel is the author of Station Eleven, a novel that has just been shortlisted for the 2014 National Book Awards. Emily kicks off a series in which we ask Woman's Hour guests what success means to them. Football journalist Amy Lawrence talks about her new book Invincible. And Elaine Constantine talks about her film Northern Soul with Northern Soul dance instructor Sharon Sullivan. Presented by Jane Garvey.

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