VERA CHOK

Actor, Writer & Performance Maker

I'm extremely pleased to have been interviewed on these excellent podcasts. I talk about books, politics, my work, and life in general. I recommend checking out all of these series. Episodes range from 2013 to date. Click on the links to listen:

 

Thompson's Live, S4 Ep15. Charles Adrian and I are guests of theatre maker Chris Goode.

Song by Song Podcast - 2017 Best Review Podcast celebrating the music of Tom Waits. I talk to hosts Martin Zaltz Austwick and Sam Pay who set themselves the goal of listening to Tom Waits's back catalogue, discussing each track. April 2017.

Page One - Second Hand Book Factory #127. Charles Adrian hosts a conversational podcast about books and the people who read them. It's a podcast for people who love books and for people who love people. 2017.

Partly Political Broadcast. Tiernan Douieb interviews Karissa Singh of Post Ref Racism and me on the past week’s xenophobic government policies and the rising post Brexit racism in the UK. Oct 2016. 

The Tao of Self-Confidence. Sheena Yap Chan hosts a show packed with ways to build up self confidence. Oct 2016.

Reaching Out with Ty and DC. Ty and Dareen Chetty spin hip-hop and interview folk. This is The Good Immigrant Special with readings & chat with Sarah Sahim, Darren Chetty & me. Readings start at 49 mins. PoetCurious asks the questions. Sept 2016.

Kin - Oh Shit, I'm Not White Dr Anna Sulan Masing and I discuss race, sex and performing identities with host Sarah Kosar. 2015.

The Family Tree. I appear as Melanie Sullivan from episodes 4 onwards in this mystery-drama. Broadcast from Oct 2016.

Getting Better Acquainted. 2017 Bronze Medallist for Best Interview Podcast. Part interview show, part oral history project and part autobiography through conversation. Hosted by Dave Pickering. 2016.

Page One Second Hand Book Factory #107 where I talk about race, writers of colour, and being a dork. Reading Jeremy Tiang and Alison Ottley. 2016.

(Thompson's Live, S3 Ep8. I'd like to thank artist Rhiannon Armstrong who discusses me on this podcast. It's an interesting discussion on white privilege and artists. I'm mentioned towards the end of the podcast. Feb 2016.)

Page One Second Hand Book Factory #66 2015

Page One Second Hand Book Factory #37 2014.

Read Me Something You Love #46 - RMSYL invites literary lovers to select a piece of writing which excites them. Host Steve Wasserman translates the pleasure of the reading aloud experience to a wider audience. 2013.

Page One Second Hand Book Factory #1. A conversational podcast about books and the people who read them. It's a podcast for people who love books and for people who love people. 2013.