Not That, This!

With Geraint Evans

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21 - Nikesh Shukla: The Good Immigrant, Morrissey & Akhil Sharma

Nikesh Shukla is the author of Coconut Unlimited, Meatspace and many more, also the editor of The Good Immigrant he meets Geraint to talk about the privilege of mentoring young writers on Rife Magazine, the process of curating The Good Immigrant and working with the likes of Riz Ahmed and Himesh Patel. He speaks about the awfulness of Morrissey and The Smiths before sharing the joys of Akhil Sharma. There's also some pretty epic shade thrown on Jonathan Franzen.

Follow Nikesh on Twitter @NikeshShukla

15 - Tony Law: Ladism, NFL & Documentaries

 

Tony Law (Russell Howard's Good News, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Have I got News for You, 8 out of 10 Cats) joins Geraint in a mad-cap episode that takes in all of pop culture, filtered through his unique mind.

Our journey goes from Ladism, through to the NFL, Soccer, Alcoholism Documentaries, Amadeus and the work of Dave Eggers, Simon Sebag Montefiore and Mary Beard all pop up amongst many others. This is Tony being Tony, brilliant.

Follow Tony on Twitter @mrTonyLaw or on Facebook

 

5 - Arun Gandhi: Anger, Greed & Charity

 

Arun Gandhi is an author and lifelong activist for peace, he also happens to be the grandson of the great Mahatma Gandhi. Joining Geraint in a lovely little bookshop in Bath, Arun talks about the lessons he learned from his grandfather and how they form the basis of his latest book The Gift of Anger. He talks of the dangers of Fear, Greed and this new wave of Right-Wing Populism before finding time to promote the incredible works of some lesser-known charitable projects. 

Find out more about Arun Gandhi and the organisations mentioned in the show at - http://www.arungandhi.org/and http://www.gandhitour.info/