George the Poet explores the intersection of urban life and social issues, making Have You Heard George’s Podcast? a great mix of narrative and sound. Every two weeks, you will be treated to a half-hour of George’s thought-provoking poetry set against rich musical scores. George’s journey from a celebrated poet to a pioneering podcaster has earned him a Peabody and multiple British Podcast Awards. This season, he dives into the African and Caribbean independence movements, giving voice to the unknown heroes and their struggles, all knitted into an immersive soundscape by the BBC Concert Orchestra and Benbrick.
Have You Heard George’s Podcast? is a drama podcast by BBC Sounds.
Country: United Kingdom
Episodes count: 43
Average duration: 30'
Frequency: Every other week