White Sands [Book Of The Week]

Episodes

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01Pilgrimage20160627
01Pilgrimage20160627

In Los Angeles, writer Geoff Dyer makes a pilgrimage to the house of an intellectual hero.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

02Space in Time and Time in Space20160628
02Space in Time and Time in Space20160628

Geoff Dyer recreates his experiences of visiting two iconic US land art installations.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

03Northern Dark20160629
03Northern Dark20160629

A visit to see the Northern Lights is not the enlightening experience Geoff had hoped for.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

04The Hitchhiker20160630
04The Hitchhiker20160630

Writer Geoff Dyer describes how he stops to pick up a hitchhiker on the road to El Paso.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

05Beginning20160701
05Beginning20160701

Writer Geoff Dyer is back in Los Angeles and forced to confront his own mortality.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres