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Grief

12:59 | May 15th

Emma's guests are financial journalist Iona Bain, and writers Ambreen Razia and Bea Appleby.
Girl Crush!

11:52 | May 8th

Emma Barnett's guests are the writer and editor Bea Appleby, writer Ambreen Razia and financial journalist Iona Bain.
Male / Female Friendship

15:20 | May 1st

This week, Emma and guests are talking about male-female friendship and wondering why things can get complicated once both parties are in a relationship.
I'm Sticking With You

11:56 | Apr 24th

Emma's guests are scientists Sophie Scott & Maggie Aderin-Pocock and barrister Samantha Davies.
Extreme Breastfeeding / Body Positivity

22:33 | Apr 17th

With scientists Maggie Aderin-Pocock and Sophie Scott, and barrister Samantha Davies.
Modern Slavery / Humour Penalty

23:59 | Apr 10th

Samantha Davies explains what you can do about modern slavery in the supply chain; Sophie Scott is outraged that funny women are seen as less professional than men.
Heart Attacks / Taking Your Child To Work

29:58 | Apr 3rd

With barrister Samantha Davies and scientists Maggie Aderin-Pocock and Sophie Scott.
Feminism / RuPaul's Drag Race

10:15 | Mar 27th

Emma Barnett discusses feminism and RuPaul's Drag Race with the Daily Record journalist Anna Burnside, Chidera Eggerue 'The Slumflower,' and author of What a Time to Be Alone and Hetta Howes, lecturer in medieval literature at City University, London...Show More
Being Alone / Funerals / Tidying up

30:21 | Mar 26th

Emma Barnett discusses being alone, funerals and tidying up with the Daily Record journalist Anna Burnside, Chidera Eggerue aka the blogger, The Slumflower and author of What a Time to Be Alone and Hetta Howes, lecturer in medieval literature at City...Show More
Alone / Funerals / Tidying

31:11 | Mar 25th

With blogger Chidera Eggerue, journalist Anna Burnside and lecturer Hetta Howes.
Obsessive Love

11:18 | Mar 13th

Emma Barnett discusses obsessive love with the Daily Record journalist Anna Burnside, Chidera Eggerue aka the blogger, The Slumflower and Hetta Howes, lecturer in medieval literature at City University, London.
Crying / Grand romantic gestures / Guilty pleasures / Activism

27:56 | Mar 6th

Emma Barnett is joined by the Daily Record journalist, Anna Burnside, Chidera Eggerue aka The Slumflower, author of What a Time to Be Alone, and known for the online campaign #SaggyBoobsMatter and Hetta Howes, lecturer in medieval literature at City ...Show More
Virginity / The Pill

22:44 | Feb 20th

With broadcaster Clara Amfo and journalists Ellen Coyne and Zoe Strimpel.
Body Image / Kamala Harris

24:13 | Feb 13th

With broadcaster Clara Amfo and journalists Ellen Coyne and Zoe Strimpel.
Fyre Festival / Twerk / Plant-based diet

31:06 | Jan 31st

With broadcaster Clara Amfo and journalists Ellen Coyne and Zoe Strimpel.
Capitalism & feminism / Dating power balance

27:33 | Jan 25th

With broadcaster Clara Amfo and journalists Ellen Coyne and Zoe Strimpel.
Star authors and libraries / Audiobooks

17:47 | Jan 2nd

With Elle deputy editor Kenya Hunt, and authors Viv Groskop and Juno Dawson.
Wedding Speeches / Crystals

16:57 | Dec 26th, 2018

With Elle Deputy Editor Kenya Hunt and authors Viv Groskop and Juno Dawson.
Fashion / Christmassy things

19:15 | Dec 19th, 2018

Featuring Elle Deputy Editor Kenya Hunt, and writers Viv Groskop and Juno Dawson.
Theresa May / Doctor Who

20:43 | Dec 12th, 2018

With writer Juno Dawson, deputy Editor of Elle Kenya Hunt, & writer Viv Groskop.
Men & Feminism

23:17 | Dec 5th, 2018

With Cosmopolitan Editor Farrah Storr, broadcaster Rana Rahimpour & podcaster Emma Gannon
Confidence / Turning 40

22:57 | Nov 28th, 2018

Podcaster Emma Gannon, broadcaster Rana Rahimpour & Cosmopolitan Editor Farrah Storr.
Groupthink / Women v. Women

30:49 | Nov 21st, 2018

Emma Barnett's guests are Cosmopolitan Editor Farrah Storr, author Emma Gannon and broadcaster Rana Rahimpour.
Eire / Mommune

12:10 | Nov 14th, 2018

Lauren's guests are Caitlin Moran, Sali Hughes and Nadia Shireen.
Apologies / Nonpologies

06:47 | Nov 7th, 2018

Lauren's guests are Sali Hughes, Nadia Shireen and Caitlin Moran.
Are You Tree Curious?

31:15 | Oct 31st, 2018

Lauren's guests are Caitlin Moran, Nadia Shireen and Sali Hughes.
LNWH at Birmingham Literary Festival

28:06 | Oct 24th, 2018

Lauren's guests are Sali Hughes, Caitlin Moran, and Nadia Shireen.
Intersectionality / Racist 'Trapdoors'

09:09 | Oct 17th, 2018

With writer Otegha Uwagba, journalist Bryony Gordon and podcaster Deborah Frances-White.
Exercise / "You're Cancelled"

27:44 | Oct 10th, 2018

With writer Otegha Uwagba, podcaster Deborah Frances-White and journalist Bryony Gordon.
'Bad' Mothers / Feminist Weddings

12:26 | Oct 3rd, 2018

With writer Otegha Uwagba; journalist Bryony Gordon and podcaster Deborah Frances-White.
Brett Kavanaugh / Money & Friendship

29:23 | Sep 26th, 2018

Emma Barnett's in for Lauren Laverne, and her guests are writer Otegha Uwagba, journalist Bryony Gordon and podcaster Deborah Frances-White.
Vaginas / Pockets

13:39 | Sep 19th, 2018

With journalist Helen Lewis, blogger Chidera Eggerue and anthropologist Kit Davis.
Women and Fake News

18:48 | Sep 12th, 2018

With journalist Helen Lewis, blogger Chidera Eggerue and anthropologist Kit Davis.
Divorce Reform

16:40 | Sep 5th, 2018

With journalist Helen Lewis, anthropologist Kit Davis and author Chidera Eggerue.
Baby Leave for MPs / Emotional Unavailability

23:04 | Aug 29th, 2018

With anthropologist Kit Davis, journalist Helen Lewis and blogger Chidera Eggerue.
Aretha Franklin / Imposter Syndrome

29:45 | Aug 22nd, 2018

With anthropologist Kit Davis, journalist Helen Lewis and blogger Chidera Eggerue.
Travel & Adventure

28:24 | Aug 8th, 2018

Another chance to hear this edition from June 2017.
Masculinity / Pet Peeves

10:46 | Aug 1st, 2018

With Professor Sophie Scott, Dr Sue Black and Zoe Strimpel.
Egg Freezing; Middle Age

28:03 | Jul 25th, 2018

Lauren's guests are Prof Sophie Scott, Dr Sue Black and Zoe Strimpel.
Leadership; Civil Partnerships

28:02 | Jul 18th, 2018

With tech evangelist Sue Black, neuroscientist Sophie Scott & journalist Zoe Strimpel.
Mesh implants halted in England

21:21 | Jul 10th, 2018

Tech evangelist Dr Sue Black, neuroscientist Prof Sophie Scott & journalist Zoe Strimpel.
Am I too old to go to festivals???!!

07:37 | Jul 4th, 2018

Lauren talks to journalist Zing Tsjeng, comedian Viv Groskop & anthropologist Anna Machin
#blessed?

41:45 | May 17th, 2018

Lauren's guests are writer Ruth Whippman, psychotherapist Philippa Perry and mental health campaigner Natasha Devon.
Women and Money

47:03 | May 1st, 2018

From the gender pay gap to the cultural attitudes that could be holding women back .
Leaving Home

46:44 | Apr 24th, 2018

Lauren's guests are Aida Edemariam and Sali Hughes, who both left home at fifteen.
Women in Tech

1:02:11 | Apr 13th, 2018

Dr Sue Black, Sarah Kember & Rhianna Pratchett live at the British Science Festival.
Spring Cleaning

54:17 | Mar 29th, 2018

Lauren's guests are Emma Gannon, Aggie MacKenzie, Laura Humphreys and Aline Lau.
Ageing

28:26 | Mar 6th, 2018

Michele Hanson, Ruby Hammer, Miranda Sawyer and Helen Small consider the changes in physicality, perspective and relationships that come with getting older.
"I can be as rude as I like and nobody can complain"

01:23 | Mar 5th, 2018

Late Night Woman's Hour remembers the brilliant Michele Hanson.
#metoo - where are we at?

53:28 | Feb 23rd, 2018

Lauren's guests are Zoe Strimpel, Kit Davis, Agnes Poirier and Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett.
Lauren Laverne talks to Viv Albertine

27:33 | Feb 12th, 2018

"Try to live at least 10 years when you don't care what people think" - we'll try, Viv!
Instinct

33:25 | Jan 1st, 2018

LNWH's orange warning lights are on and our hackles are rising...
2017: WTF?!?

51:45 | Dec 20th, 2017

LNWH is baffled. And worried about a time when we won't be baffled.
Parties

43:35 | Dec 7th, 2017

Ever spent an evening locked in a loo, dressed as Mary Queen of Scots?
Hair

59:54 | Nov 24th, 2017

From Rapunzel to Samson, it's all about sex, gender politics and power
Welcome to Late Night Woman's Hour

01:05 | Nov 21st, 2017

Join Emma Barnett, Lauren Laverne and guests in an intimate, frank and funny podcast