About The Listener

Welcome to the Listener! Every weekday, paid subscribers get 3 outstanding podcast selections lovingly curated and vividly described by Caroline Crampton. (Free subscribers get one weekly email to enjoy). Some of our readers use the service to discover fascinating new podcasts to listen to on their commute, at the gym or while cooking dinner; others just enjoy the newsletter itself as a small daily window onto our weird and wonderful world. However you like your Listener, thanks for joining us.


Comments, thoughts, suggestions? Email uri@thelistener.co, any time.


Who We Are

Caroline Crampton is the editor of The Listener and a freelance writer and podcaster. Caroline writes narrative non-fiction (like the book The Way to the Sea), makes a popular podcast about detective fiction called Shedunnit, and writes the podcast industry newsletter Hot Pod as well as book reviews, interviews and columns for publications like the Mail on Sunday, the Guardian and the New Humanist.

Uri Bram is the publisher of The Listener and The Browser, curating the finest reads to surprise and delight. Uri is the author of books including Thinking Statistically and co-creator of the games Person Do Thing and Lettercat.

Lindelani Mbatha is the international editor of The Listener, the producer of the podcast Radio Browser, and the host of The Thina Podcast. Lindelani's writing has featured in Podcast Review, The Morning News and African Arguments.

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