Michael Rosen

The joys of Radio 4’s Word of Mouth

31 August 2019 9:00 am

I first heard Lemn Sissay talking about his childhood experiences on Radio 4 in 2009. At that time he was…

Must all Children’s Laureates be tedious lefties?

4 July 2015 9:00 am

Unless you’re an avid reader of the Guardian, you’re probably blissfully unaware that Britain has a new Children’s Laureate. His…

Not all knowledge is equal

30 August 2014 9:00 am

I first locked horns with Michael Rosen, the former children’s laureate, on Sky News about four years ago. We were…

What's happened to children's radio?

31 May 2014 9:00 am

Much praise has been lavished on Radio 2’s 500 Words short-story competition, the winners to be announced on Friday’s Chris…

Michael Gove did not kill Of Mice and Men or To Kill A Mockingbird

31 May 2014 9:00 am

I suppose I should be grateful that the liberal intelligentsia doesn’t bother to check any of the facts if an…

We're Going on a Bear Hunt - Michael Rosen, Sally Cookson, London theatre 2013

Bear hunting on Shaftesbury Avenue

20 July 2013 9:00 am

Shaftesbury Avenue might not be traditional bear-hunting territory, but young adventure-seekers would be well advised to beat a path this…