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An animated video including a reading from Patrick deWitt’s novel Ablutions.
Adam Foulds | Interview
A short film featuring Adam Foulds, one of Granta’s Best Young British Novelists.
Adam Foulds | Podcast
Adam Foulds spoke to John Freeman about how he wanted to be a scientist before discovering writing and his time working in a warehouse as a forklift truck driver.
Akhil Sharma | Five Things Right Now
Akhil Sharma, a Granta Best Young American Novelist and author of new novel Family Life, shares five things he’s reading, watching and thinking about.
Alan Warner | Five Things Right Now
Granta Best Young British Novelist, Alan Warner, shares five things he’s reading, watching and thinking about right now.
Andrea Mullaney | Interview
‘To move past the ugly parts of history, you have to acknowledge them, on all sides, and this is what I think historical fiction can do so well: show how we got from there to here.’
Anne Rowe | Interview
‘From her letters we learn about the woman as opposed to the writer. Iris Murdoch’s philosophy and fiction reveal her rational public face; in her letters she speaks from the heart.’
Anushka Jasraj | Interview
‘I’ve never really had any readership, apart from fellow writers who have been forced to read my stories in writing workshops.’
‘I wake and it’s dark and a woman is beside me, naked and small, and she is waking too and the room is still heavy with the incense she burned for her dead.’
Ben Folds and Nick Hornby | Interview
Ben Folds and Nick Hornby talk to John Freeman about literature, music and their new collaborative album.