The Guardian Books Podcast
Margaret Atwood on The Heart Goes Last – books...10/02/15
The Booker-winning novelist Margaret Atwood joined Naomi Alderman at a Guardian Live event, where she discussed her latest vision of a bleak future, The Heart Goes LastMargaret AtwoodClaire ArmitsteadNaomi AldermanEva Krysiak
Gaia Vince, Oliver Morton and the verdict on Morrissey –...
We find out what Morrissey's novel tells us about this charming man, catch up with Royal Society prizewinner Gaia Vince and hear Oliver Morton's plans for reshaping the planetClaire ArmitsteadEva KrysiakRichard Lea
Max Porter and Katharine Norbury on grief – books podcast
We discuss how literature can be forged from sadness with two writers longlisted for the Guardian first book awardClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Pat Barker on Noonday – books podcast
The Booker prizewinning novelist Pat Barker joins us to discuss the third in her Life Class trilogy, NoondayClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Elena Ferrante's Naples quartet – books podcast
As the mysterious Italian author Elena Ferrante publishes the final instalment of her Naples quartet in English, we go in search of a literary phenomenonClaire ArmitsteadEva KrysiakAlex Clark
New fiction with Hanya Yanagihara and Andrew Miller -...
The novelists explain how two very different books were powered by surprisingly similar ambitionsClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Surprising stories with Steve Toltz and Kate Clanchy -...
The Australian novelist on transforming his own woes into comedy and Kate Clanchy on defying commercial pressure to produce a 'literary hand grenade'Claire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Kim Stanley Robinson and Sheldon Solomon on exploration...
Can humanity escape extinction by reaching for the stars? We confront final questions with the science fiction novelist Kim Stanley Robinson and the psychologist Sheldon SolomonRichard LeaEva Krysiak
Original short story: A Conscientious Young Man With The...
In this non-fiction essay, American writer Dave Eggers recalls a run-in with homeland securityClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Jeanette Winterson and Helen Macdonald Live Event - books...
Alex Clark discusses the challenges of writing your own life story with the authors of Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? and H Is for HawkAlex ClarkEva KrysiakClaire Armitstead
Writing the news: Ryan Gattis and Sarah Bannan –books...
What happens when the headlines fire an author's imagination? We talk about the news in fiction with Ryan Gattis and Sarah BannanClaire ArmitsteadRichard LeaEva Krysiak
Modernism in 1915 and 2015 – books podcast
How do the masterpieces of modernism still inspire us in the 21st century? Robert McCrum and Lara Feigel examine the legacy of DH Lawrence and Ford Madox FordClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Colm Tóibín on the women in his fiction – books podcast
We catch up with the novelist Colm Tóibín at the Charleston festival, and explore why women are so often at the centre of his workClaire ArmitsteadEva KrysiakRichard Lea
Life and death questions with Caitlin Doughty and Anuradha...
We confront the most difficult subjects with the novelist Anuradha Roy and mortician Caitlin DoughtyEva KrysiakClaire Armitstead
László Krasznahorkai – books podcast
We talk to the winner of the 2015 Man Booker International prize, the visionary Hungarian novelist László KrasznahorkaiRichard LeaClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Books that talk to each other – podcast
We explore the connections between Patrick Gale's novel A Place Called Winter and a memoir from Barbara Taylor, The Last AsylumClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Freedom and market slavery with Julian Baggini and Joanna...
We explore constraints on free will from the workplace and the realm of ideas with Julian Baggini and Joanna BiggsClaire ArmitsteadRichard LeaEva Krysiak
Libraries: the inside story – books podcast
From the depths of the British Library to the top of Manchester's great domed Central Library, we explore the inner workings of our most precious treasure houses of knowledgeClaire ArmitsteadEva KrysiakRichard Lea
Nature writing with Sarah Hall and John Lewis-Stempel –...
We follow the call of the wild with Thwaites Wainwright prizewinner John Lewis-Stempel and novelist Sarah HallClaire ArmitsteadEva Krysiak
Reading Mexico - books podcast
Novelists Valeria Luiselli, Yuri Herrera and Jorge Volpi join historian Enrique Krauze on a journey around Mexican literatureClaire ArmitsteadRichard LeaEva Krysiak
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