About

Wurld Powur started off as a series of radio documentaries (which are still archived on this site) but has lived on as a blog. It’s created by Sofa Gradin who is a lecturer in Politics and IR at Queen Mary University of London and a social movement organiser. For more info and contact details see http://www.politics.qmul.ac.uk/staff/gradinsofa.html.

 

About the radio podcast:
The Wurld Powur radio series was funded by the ESRC’s Doctoral Training Centre at Queen Mary and Goldsmiths, University of London.
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The programmes are free to listen to and share with other people as long as it’s not for profit and you attribute the author(s). If you want to use only a section or sample, please ask permission first. The show’s title music is by Sofa Gradin.

Episode 1 – Intro music is ‘Stormy Weather’ from the 1943 film, sung by Lena Horne, written by H Arlen and T Koehler. Sound fx were bought from audiosparx.com, pond5.com, sounddogs.com.

Episode 2 – Sound fx were bought from audiosparx.com, pond5.com, sounddogs.com.

Episode 3 – Sound fx were bought from audiosparx.com, pond5.com, sounddogs.com.

Episode 4 – Excerpt from BP-or-not-BP performance is from here, for more info see bp-or-not-bp.org. Shouting by Fenn, Emma, Ruth, Sofa. Other sound fx were bought from audiosparx.com, pond5.com, sounddogs.com.

Episode 5 – Clips from news features at the start of the programme were from here and here, and a Nick Griffin speech in the European Parliament. Other sound fx were bought from sounddogs.com.

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