BBC Radio 3 – The Essay, Dawnwalks, Nicholas Shakespeare

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The attractions of daybreak… when five writers set off on foot – and report back. Over six years old but worthy of a ‘listen again’.

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Andrew Stuck

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Andrew is the founder of the Museum of Walking, created to bring people together and to make and showcase walking pieces and performances. Andrew also is a podcaster, interviewing creative people who use walking as a catalyst for their practice. Talking Wa...

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