‘To me writing is a kind of listening. I don’t know what I am listening to, but I am listening!’
‘The closest I come to meditating is sitting in front of a tumble dryer with a dead magazine.’
Sarah Gerard on Leonora Carrington, shoegaze music and gaslighting.
Ken Follett reads his piece, ‘Bad Faith’, from Granta 137
‘A pair of seagulls. I say a pair. They might just be good friends.’
‘I go here to slow everything down, to study shadow in a space of dreaming.’
‘I don’t care if anyone is watching and that’s the point.’
Rachel B. Glaser shares five things she’s reading, watching and thinking about right now.
Petina Gappah shares five things she’s reading, watching and thinking about right now.
Sarah Hall, a Granta Best of Young British Novelist, shares five things she’s reading, watching and thinking about.
Sonia Faleiro on marginalized narratives, her time as a reporter and how gender influences her work.
‘Shobasakthi is also known as Anthony X; he is an ex-militant; he is an expatriate.’
A short film featuring Adam Foulds, one of Granta’s Best Young British Novelists.
‘I don’t have a short answer to where I am from – but perhaps that lack of ‘place’ influences my writing voice.’
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