Volunteer Stories, Do. 10.9., 16-17h
Season 2 episode 5 of Volunteer Stories centres around Spittoon – a Beijing-based arts collective that does events and programming throughout China and publishes a literary magazine and a comic book, all with the goal of bringing together Chinese and foreign writers, artists, and literary enthusiasts.
In episode 5 Lettice interviews Matthew, Spittoon’s Founder and Director, Annie, Spittoon’s Chengdu Chapter Leader, and Simon, the Editor in Chief of Spittoon’s Literary Magazine.
Episode 5 also features an exceptional poem entitled “To the Bones, To the Knees” by Zhu Fei, an Editor and Translator for the Spittoon Literary Magazine.
Further, episode 5 includes mammoth songs by Paths and Poetry x Music.
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You can listen to previous episodes of Volunteer Stories below.
Season 1, Episode 1: Georgina and the environment
Season 1, Episode 2: Oliver and European Voluntary Service in Wales
Season 1, Episode 3: Connie and Scouting in Vienna
Season 1, Episode 4: Kiryl, Winnie, and Damir – European Voluntary Service in Austria
Season 1, Episode 5: Funto and International Citizen Service in Nigeria
Season 1, Episode 6: Volunteering with animals in the UK and New Zealand
Season 1, Episode 7: Refugees in St. Pölten, Austria
Season 1, Episode 8: St. Pölten Skate Association in Austria
Season 1, Episode 9: Arun and European Voluntary Service in Austria
Season 1, Episode 10: Volunteering for the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics
Season 1, Episode 11: Calum – sports, jam making, and International Citizen Service in Zimbabwe
Season 1, Episode 12: Volunteering at a Library and university social work placements
Season 1, Episode 13: Aaron Maine from Porches
Season 1, Episode 14: Aimee – volunteering at a Sri Lankan orphanage and a Romanian care home
Season 2, Episode 1: Jan and the Pandemonium Drummers
Season 2, Episode 2: Costas and Petros – founding a volunteer powered organisation in China
Season 2, Episode 3: Anastasiia – UEFA, AIESEC, Lean In, and LifeSkills4Me
Season 2, Episode 4: Vegans of Beijing