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A Mile in My Shoes

Storytelling Podcasts


Location:

United Kingdom

Language:

English


Episodes

Alf – A Mile in My Shoes

3/25/2020
"If I hadn't been on the Kindertransport, I don't think I would've survived the Holocaust." Try on Alf's shoes and take a moment to see the world through his eyes. Alf's story was produced by Rachel Simpson, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:11:15

Sarah K – A Mile in My Shoes

3/18/2020
"I grew up as a closeted gay kid in a very Christian community." Try on Sarah's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Sarah's story was produced by Ryan Foo, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Denver, USA, with the help of the Biennial of the Americas. Find out where we'll be next For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:09:49

Vivian – A Mile in My Shoes

3/11/2020
"I was in Yarl's Wood [detention centre] for six months... Your heart is always in your mouth. You don't know when you're going to come out." Try on Vivian's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Vivian's story was produced by Eloise Stevens, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next For information regarding your...

Duration:00:12:28

Ramla – A Mile in My Shoes

3/4/2020
"Growing up in London, you were always ashamed of being an outsider, someone who wasn't born in London..." Try on Ramla's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Ramla's story was produced by Rachel Simpson, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:10:31

Theo – A Mile in My Shoes

2/26/2020
"Imagine walking in flesh that people generally agree is dangerous flesh to walk in." Try on Theo's shoes and take a moment to see the world through his eyes. Theo's story was produced by Ryan Foo, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Denver, USA, with the help of the Biennial of the Americas. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:09:30

B.B. – A Mile in My Shoes

2/19/2020
"It was ethnic cleansing..." Try on B.B.'s shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. B.B.'s story was produced by Rob Eagle, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:11:32

Shawna – A Mile in My Shoes

2/12/2020
"One day I realised how many incredible people I'd met, and how many incredible people I'd left behind." Try on Shawna's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Shawna's story was produced by Ryan Foo, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Denver, USA, with the help of the Biennial of the Americas. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:08:59

Aloysius – A Mile in My Shoes

1/29/2020
"We became a target of the secret service; they wanted to infiltrate..." Try on Aloysius's shoes and take a moment to see the world through his eyes. Aloysius's story was produced by Rob Eagle, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:10:53

Emily – A Mile in My Shoes

1/24/2020
"When I came home, while my kids were asleep, I would cry. I'd cry until the morning and then I knew I had to do it all again." Try on Emily's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Emily's story was produced by Rachel Simpson, and was collected with the help of Nesta and BEAM when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Nesta's Government Innovation Summit. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:08:37

Scottie – A Mile in My Shoes

1/15/2020
"My name is Scottie Carlyle. I've done drag since 1963 and I'm now 81." Try on Scottie's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Scottie's story was produced by the Denver Office for Storytelling, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Denver, USA, with the help of the Biennial of the Americas. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:09:38

Zarlasht – A Mile in My Shoes

1/8/2020
"You'd leave the house to go to school, and on the way you'd hear an explosion and have to come back..." Try on Zarlasht's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Zarlasht's story was produced by Eloise Stevens, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit...

Duration:00:13:17

Ryan – A Mile in My Shoes

1/1/2020
"It's a very curious thing to lose your memory – it's as if you've been reborn... I see it as the single greatest blessing that has ever happened to me." Try on Ryan's shoes and take a moment to see the world through his eyes. Ryan's story was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Denver, USA, with the help of the Biennial of the Americas. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:10:29

Brian – A Mile in My Shoes

12/11/2019
"Some of the disagreements between me and my Labour colleagues revolved around 'people who voted for Brexit are racists' – and these are words I will not accept." Try on Brian's shoes and take a moment to see the world through his eyes. Brian's story was produced by Jessie Lawson, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to the Mayor of London's City Hall with the help of Greater London Authority. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data...

Duration:00:12:14

Taban – A Mile in My Shoes

12/5/2019
"The reason why we were in that prison for two weeks is because our names were called to be buried alive." Try on Taban's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Taban's story was produced by Rose de Larrabeiti, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit...

Duration:00:14:27

Anna Jo – A Mile in My Shoes

11/29/2019
"You felt like you belonged to something. That was really important." Try on Anna Jo's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Anna Jo's story was produced by the Denver Office for Storytelling, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to Denver, USA, with the help of the Biennial of the Americas. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:09:37

Rose – A Mile in My Shoes

11/21/2019
"I started finding cooking was everything for me. Therapy – when I'm upset I get in the kitchen and make something." Try on Rose's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Rose's story was produced by Andrea Rangecroft, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit...

Duration:00:13:33

Andy – A Mile in My Shoes

11/13/2019
"Even now I still see my dad as the strongest man I've ever met, the hardest man I've ever met..." Try on Andy's shoes and take a moment to see the world through his eyes. Andy's story was produced by Andrea Rangecroft, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to the London International Festival of Theatre. Our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit is currently at Arts Centre Melbourne in Australia. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy,...

Duration:00:10:35

Minoo – A Mile in My Shoes

11/4/2019
"I was driving and all of a sudden I noticed I was going very fast towards a tree..." Try on Minoo's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Minoo's story was produced by Jessie Lawson, and was collected when we took over a shop space off Carnaby Street in London with our Choose Love x A Mile in My Shoes exhibit – a collaboration with Help Refugees. Our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit is currently at Arts Centre Melbourne in Australia. Find out where we'll be next! For...

Duration:00:13:11

Fee – A Mile in My Shoes

10/27/2019
"The anti-German feeling was particularly unpleasant because they said 'I can't stand the Germans, but you are an exception'. They didn't realise what an insult that was..." Try on Fee's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Fee's story was produced by Jessie Lawson, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to the Mayor of London's City Hall with the help of Greater London Authority. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your...

Duration:00:13:26

Emilie – A Mile in My Shoes

10/16/2019
"It made me feel a bit betrayed by the country, but also a little bit betrayed by the Brits that I knew." Try on Emilie's shoes and take a moment to see the world through her eyes. Emilie's story was produced by Melissa Viney, and was collected when our A Mile in My Shoes exhibit travelled to the Mayor of London's City Hall with the help of Greater London Authority. Find out where we'll be next! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:12:27