Hannah Kate

poet, short story writer and editor based in Manchester

August 25, 2019

Reach for the Stars: My Favourite Fictional Astronomers

On Tuesday’s Helping of History on North Manchester FM, I talked about Broughton’s William Crabtree and Cheetham Hill’s Joseph Baxendell, two North Manchester men who made their name in the field of astronomy. In 1639, Crabtree was one of only … Continue reading

August 11, 2019

Send in the Clowns: A Selection of Fictional Comedians

On Saturday’s Hannah’s Bookshelf on North Manchester FM, I decided to have a bit of a laugh (or, in some cases, not so much of a laugh) and look at a selection of literary comedians. Now, I don’t mean comedians … Continue reading