The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise

Feeling frustrated, bored, overworked and unpaid ? Fret no further you are not alone…

The Art and Craft of approaching your head of department to submit a request for a raise was made for BBC Radio Three’s Between the Ears and first broadcast on 8th December 2012.

It is a loosely adapted radio version of Georges Perec’s avant-garde book about asking for a pay rise.

You can listen to it here :


Translation: David Bellos
Narrator: Alain Mayor
Mix: Jean-Philippe Renoult
Producer: DinahBird.

It is a Rocket House production.