Explore in conversation
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.’
Astrid Alben In Conversation: Podcast
Astrid Alben discusses her work, the interdisciplinary journal Pars, and developing a poetic alter ego.
Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi | Five Things Right Now
‘The only recurring emotion I remember experiencing was a kind of manic delight at procrastinating.’
‘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.
Bill Morgan | Interview
‘We’ve fallen out of the habit of writing out our lives for one another, and instead we just pick up the phone.’
Catherine Lacey | Five Things Right Now
Catherine Lacey shares five things she’s reading, watching and thinking about right now.
Crises of Capitalism | New York Review of Books Conference
Three video installments from The New York Review of Books conference ‘What Now? Europe and North America in a Disordered World’, 21-22 November 2009.
D.T. Max | Podcast
D.T. Max on about why ‘David always wanted to be one David’, the solace he found in twelve-step programmes and what his use of wiper-fluid, on a car ride with Jonathan Franzen, reveals about his prose style.