Sharing things

Sharing things

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Sharing things is about people and what makes them tick. It’s about their stories. Each episode is a conversation between two members of our university community. It could be a student, a member of staff or a graduate, the only thing they have in commo?


Andrew and Jennifer: Linguistics, widening participation and dog borrowing.
May 21 • 31 min
Andrew and Jennifer: Linguistics, widening participation and dog borrowing.
Niamh and Hollie: Social media trolls, changing paths and finding confidence in yourself.
May 14 • 29 min
In this episode, guests Niamh Martin-McGarrigle and Hollie Davidson talk about social media trolls, changing paths, finding confidence in yourself and more.
SJ and Mona: The flying frisbee of death, evocative smells and taking ownership of faith.
May 7 • 33 min
In this episode, guests SJ Sandhu and Mona Siddiqui talk about the flying frisbee of death, evocative smells and taking ownership of faith.
Peter and Christine: Early memories, unexpected generosity and maritime meanderings.
Apr 30 • 36 min
In this episode, guests Peter Mathieson and Christine De Luca talk about early memories, unexpected generosity and maritime connections. Christine also treats us to a poem in English and Shetlandic.
Shy and Jamie: Crossing borders, revisiting the past and comic book inspiration.
Apr 23 • 35 min
In this episode, guests Shy Zvouloun and Jamie Crawford talk about crossing borders, revisiting the past, comic book inspiration and more.
Ellen and Rachel: Dying and not dying, familial love and ketchup splatters
Apr 16 • 33 min
In this episode, guests Ellen Blunsdon and Rachel Weiss talk about dying and not dying, familial love, ketchup splatters and more.
Max and Melissa: Sexy science, flea market mysteries and early internet nostalgia
Apr 9 • 37 min
In this episode, guests Max Sanderson and Melissa Terras talk about sexy science, flea market mysteries, early internet nostalgia and more.
Sharing things: season one assortment. All the guests and some of the conversations.
Apr 2 • 48 min
To prepare for the launch of season two on Thursday 9 April 2020 we have gathered together everyone from season one in a bumper special edition of Sharing things. If you haven’t listened before, this assortment of conversational gems is a great way to…
Ross and Catherine (Christmas special): Seasonal rituals, pets and favourite festive tunes.
Dec 17, 2019 • 30 min
In this seasonal special of Sharing things, Ross Nixon and Catherine Rayner talk all things Christmas, pets and favourite festive tunes.
Sharing things taster
Nov 28, 2019 • 1 min
In this two minute taster we meet all 18 guests from season one of Sharing things and Amalie, our student host.
Beth and Catherine: Winning something, being nice and gender bias in bus routes.
Nov 21, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode, Beth Fellows and Catherine Wilson talk about winning, empowerment, challenges and more.
Martha and Julia: Horror movies, spoilers and whether Canada produces the world’s best maple syrup.
Nov 14, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode, Martha Greenbank and Julia Calvert talk about patchwork quilts, maple syrup feuds, horror movies, spoilers and more.
Geoff and David: Slavery and the Scottish economy, questionable statues and favourite beers.
Nov 7, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode, Geoff Palmer and David Gray talk about Scottish-Caribbean relations and slavery, beer and a changing Edinburgh.
Anne and Hadrien: Internet wormholes, Starbucks and the CIA, and living without tech.
Oct 31, 2019 • 30 min
In this episode, Anne Miller and Hadrien Espiard talk about must-dos in Edinburgh, Starbucks and the CIA, Internet wormholes, weird knowledge and more.
Srishti and Abrisham: Self-expression, dangerous women and writing things down.
Oct 24, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode, guests Srishti Chaudhary and Abrisham Ahmadzadeh talk about writing, creativity, dangerous women, bucket lists and more.
Beth and Udita: Role models, women in leadership and voyages of discovery.
Oct 17, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode, guests Beth Christie and Udita Banerjee talk about adventure, creativity, role models, women in leadership positions and more.
Rosie and Melanie: Sensory memories, empowerment and self-expression.
Oct 10, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode, guests Rosie Taylor and Melanie Reid talk about poetry, animals, empowerment, hardship and more.
Lori and Russell: Fringe coping strategies, artistic choices and fish funerals.
Oct 3, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode, guests Lori Watson and Russell Jones talk about fringe coping strategies, pretty dogs, sci-fi nights, creative juices, video games and fish funerals. We also get a fiddle performance, on-the-spot interpretations and a small poetry recital.
Prince and Kezia: Food and cultural identity, diversity in politics and family.
Sep 26, 2019 • 30 min
In this episode, guests Prince Chakanyuka and Kezia Dugdale talk about staple diets, bringing diversity to politics, Gordon Aikman, childhood and more.
Sharing things trailer
Aug 9, 2019 • 0 min
A quick introduction to Sharing things, a new podcast from the University of Edinburgh. The first episode will be broadcast on Thursday 26 September 2019 so please join us then.