Listening Project

Conversation between friends, Afshan and Olivia, about leaving home to go to university in London and how this has affected their family relationships.

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    The Listening Project

  • Recording locations

    BBC Broadcasting House, London

  • Interviewees

    Hutchinson, Olivia, 1989- (female, actor), Lodhi, Afshan, 1992- (female, student)

  • Producers

    BBC Radio 4

  • Recordist

    Patel, Mohini

  • Abstract

    Afshan and Olivia talk about moving to London to go to university and how this has changed their relationships with their families. They compare their different religious backgrounds and the effect these had on their experiences as teenagers. They discuss their plans for the future and what they hope to do with their lives.

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    The Listening Project conversations collectively form a picture of our lives and relationships today. Recordings were made by BBC producers of people sharing an intimate conversation, lasting up to an hour and on a topic of the speakers' choice.

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    Photograph of participants

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