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Rachel Hewitt on BBC’s Timeshift

A selection of Rachel Hewitt’s media appearances:

In Praise of Passion’. Rachel appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Start the Week, with Bettany Hughes, John Lewis-Stempel, Stephen Walsh and Andrew Marr, on 19 March 2018. 

‘Politics and Emotion’. Rachel appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Thinking Allowed, with Russell Foster, Karin Wahl-Jorgensen, and Laurie Taylor, on 4 December 2017. 

A discussion of uncertainty, with Rachel Hewitt, Lionel Shriver, Marcus Chown, Salman Rushdie and Shahidha Bari. BBC Radio 3, Free Thinking, 10 October 2017. 

Seán Williams and Rachel Hewitt explore the ideas of the German writer Friedrich Schiller whose essay On Naïve And Sentimental Poetry lies behind John Adams’ music. This was a Proms Extra BBC Radio 3 broadcast, on 2 August 2017.  


Rachel appeared on BBC’s Timeshift, Series 15, Episode 2: A Very British Map: The Ordnance Survey Story

You can hear her in conversation with Elizabeth Abel and Tracey Potts on ‘The Lives of Objects: Oddities’.