Black Woman's Hour

by Ava Vidal

Hosted by comedian and writer Ava Vidal and her trusty sidekick, Ayisha Vigneswaren, Black Woman's Hour provides a space for nuanced conversations led by Black women.  

Podcast episodes

  • E31 - Black Woman's Hour #31 - Uprising - Behind The Scenes

    E31 - Black Woman's Hour #31 - Uprising - Behind The Scenes

    We speak to the producers behind the Rogan Production documentary about The New Cross Fire that led to a huge political uprising in the Black community. 13 Dead and Nothing Said.

    01:00:07
  • E30 - Black Woman's Hour #31 - Holding Back The Fears

    E30 - Black Woman's Hour #31 - Holding Back The Fears

    We speak to former cricketer, now cricket commentator Michael Holding. In this episode ‘Whispering Death’ speaks about his recently released book inspired by the death of George Floyd ‘Why We Kneel and How We Rise.’

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  • E30 - Black Woman's Hour #30 - All Things Islam

    E30 - Black Woman's Hour #30 - All Things Islam

    I interviewed Sheik Michael Mumsia and Yayha Birt about what it's like being a Muslim in modern Britain and the hostile environment. We also speak to Yayha about his book 'Islam in Victorian Liverpool' which is about Britain's fir...

    01:14:52
  • E29 - Black Woman's Hour #29 - Police Brute-ality

    E29 - Black Woman's Hour #29 - Police Brute-ality

    Police Brute-tality. Following PC Benjamin Monk being found guilty of the manslaughter of Dalian Atkinson we discuss the case. Did the murder of George Floyd affect the verdict of this case? We speak about unity and solidarity.

    01:02:40
  • E29 - Black Woman's Hour #28 - Fine Wine

    E29 - Black Woman's Hour #28 - Fine Wine

    We spoke to authors Carol Russell and Jane Evans who wrote the fantastic book 'Invisible to Invaluable' about unleashing the power of midlife women. INVISIBLE TO INVALUABLE Women born between 1950 and 1975 were pioneers in all are...

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