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RFI France

Music, interviews, quirky listener essays ... you never know what you'll be served up on the Sound Kitchen where Susan Owensby is cooking.

Music, interviews, quirky listener essays ... you never know what you'll be served up on the Sound Kitchen where Susan Owensby is cooking.
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Location:

Paris, France

Networks:

RFI France

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Music, interviews, quirky listener essays ... you never know what you'll be served up on the Sound Kitchen where Susan Owensby is cooking.

Twitter:

@RFI_English

Language:

English

Contact:

116, Avenue du Président Kennedy Paris, France 1 5640 1212 / 2907


Episodes

The quiz is back!

11/9/2018
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This week, Sound Kitchen producer Alain Bleu joins me in the kitchen. You’ll hear the answer to the question about the Berlin marathon, hear some great music and of course, there’s the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. Big news for RFI English: On 18 November, RFI English morning broadcasts will come to an end. There’s an all-new Paris Live programme starting on 19 November. You can hear it on-the-air, and...

Duration:00:12:46

A passionate collector of 'ordinary Chinese objects'

11/2/2018
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This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear a Sound Kitchen Flashback about a passionate collector of “ordinary” Chinese objects". It’s really very interesting, so click on that little “Listen” arrow in the photo above and join in! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you...

Duration:00:13:14

Red lizard soup

10/26/2018
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This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear a Sound Kitchen flashback – a conversation with listener John Bassey from Nigeria about the benefits of Red lizard soup(!). That’s something you definitely won’t want to miss, so click on that little “Listen” arrow in the photo above and join in! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s...

Duration:00:14:35

Sweden’s parliamentary elections

10/19/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about Sweden’s parliamentary elections. There’s listener news and music by request – and even a a trip to the little-known pyramids in Sudan. All that, and the quiz, too! Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question,...

Duration:00:13:49

Let’s go to Madagascar!

10/12/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the oldest human skeleton found in the Americas. There’s a trip to the Madagascar exhibit at the Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac museum, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the...

Duration:00:11:03

Jinabo Cyrille Fointama’s “ordinary” hero

10/5/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the West African kingdom where the Amazons lived and fought. There’s an essay from Cameroonian listener Jinabo Cyrille Fointama on the theme “My Ordinary Hero”, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s...

Duration:00:16:29

Novuyo Rosa Tshuma and her debut novel House of Stone

9/28/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question from Laura Angela Bagnetto’s programme, Africa: Stories in the 55. There are weather reports from listeners around the world, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz...

Duration:00:14:35

The Parker Solar Probe

9/21/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about NASA’s Parker Solar Probe. There’s listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have grown accustomed to:...

Duration:00:15:16

The World Cup Trio Club

9/14/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the trio of men who have won the World Cup as both players and coaches. There’s a quick trip to a Street Food Fair in Paris, listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and...

Duration:00:13:38

Looking back at World Cup 2018

9/7/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the 2018 World Cup Winner. There’s an essay on the theme “This I Believe” by Mohammed Ibrahim from Cape Coast, Ghana, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz...

Duration:00:11:27

Mexico’s election results

8/31/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about Mexico’s presidential election. There’s “On This Day”, Amazon warriors, listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other...

Duration:00:13:59

Turkey’s election results

8/24/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about Turkey’s election results. There’s “On This Day”, a “green” walk through central Paris, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other...

Duration:00:13:21

"It’s very nice to go travelling..."

8/17/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about Colombia’s presidential poll. There’s a holiday wrap-up, listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6.15, 7.15, 14.45 and 16.45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have...

Duration:00:12:04

The Invisible Eye, part II

8/10/2018
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This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear a Sound Kitchen Flashback – the second in a two-part series featuring photography collector WM Hunt, so click on that little “Listen” arrow above and join in! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6.15, 7.15, 14.45 and 16.45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have grown accustomed to: your...

Duration:00:11:15

The Invisible Eye, part I

8/3/2018
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This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear a Sound Kitchen Flashback – the first in a two-part series featuring photography collector WM Hunt, so click on that little “Listen” arrow above and join in! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have grown accustomed to: your...

Duration:00:12:50

The Reverend Dr Martin Luther King, Jr

7/27/2018
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This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear a Sound Kitchen Flashback – a program dedicated to Dr Martin Luther King, Jr – so click on that little “Listen” arrow above and join in! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6.15, 7.15, 14.45 and 16.45 universal time. You’ll hear the winners' names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have grown accustomed to: your letters and essays, “On...

Duration:00:12:52

Champions of the World!

7/20/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the North Korea / United States summit meeting. There’s a joyous salute to France’s World Cup win, listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with...

Duration:00:13:19

Aux Armes, les Citoyens !

7/12/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the French - American man swimming the Pacific. There’s a salute to France’s Bastille Day, music composed by RFI English listener Gyanendra Shravan, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s...

Duration:00:15:14

Gardening to build community

7/5/2018
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This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the Guediawaye Hip Hop Centre in Senegal. There’s an overflowing Sound Kitchen mailbag filled with your news, great music from Tanzania, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question,...

Duration:00:13:49

Our unique and individual fingerprints

6/29/2018
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This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the question about fingerprints. There’s listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy! Hello everyone! Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have grown accustomed to:...

Duration:00:12:50