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Longplayer iOS app is now available

The Longplayer iOS app is now available from the app store.

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John Burnsides letter to Manuel Arriaga: Longplayer Letters

The next exchange in the Longplayer letters, from poet and novelist John Burnside to academic, political theorist and author of Rebooting Democracy: A Citizen’s Guide to Reinventing Politics, Manuel Arriaga, is now available to read and comment on here.

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Longplayer Turns 15.

Thanks to all our friends, family, patrons and supporters who helped us celebrate Longplayer’s 15th Birthday at 12noon (GMT) on 31st December at the Lighthouse, Trinity Buoy Wharf. It’s been 15 years since Longplayer began playing and thanks to your support we are expecting 2015 to be a significant one in Longplayer’s evolution. If you…

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Since the spring of 2013, Artangel and the Longplayer Trust have been inviting thinkers and writers from a wide variety of disciplines to engage in a chain of written correspondence on the subject of long-term thinking.

Read the Longplayer Letters

Find Longplayer

Longplayer's permanent home is in Trinity Buoy Wharf in London. There are also public listening posts around the world, and a continuous online audio stream.

How to find Longplayer