Travel Writing Podcast with Tim Hannigan

Tim Hannigan and I discuss our relationships with the travel genre as practitioners and researchers in this podcast for the Centre for Travel Writing Studies.

You can listen here: https://soundcloud.com/user-196724481

This episode features travel and history writer Tim Hannigan, and poet Aly Stoneman, both current Midlands4Cities-funded PhD students and postgraduate associates of the Centre for Travel Writing Studies at Nottingham Trent University.Tim and Aly talk about their own relationships with the travel genre – as practitioners and researchers – and discuss the ethical issues involved in writing about “elsewhere” and representing the travellee. They also take a look at the “new nature writing” and consider its connection to travel writing, and offer short readings from their own work.