Ben Markovits | Podcast
Ben Markovits in conversation with Yuka Igarashi on minor-league baseball and his experiences as a writer.
Helen Oyeyemi | Podcast
Helen Oyeyemi speaks to Ted Hodgkinson about the joys of writing from a male perspective, magic in her work, and how as a girl she wrote alternate endings to the classics.
Adam Thirlwell | Podcast
Adam Thirlwell speaks to Granta’s Yuka Igarashi about sex, history, translation, using tempo in novels and how his writing has evolved over the past decade.
Sarah Hall | Podcast
Sarah Hall speaks to Saskia Vogel about wolves, tattoos and the wilds of Cumbria.
Xiaolu Guo | Podcast
Xiaolu Guo speaks to Ellah Alfrey about growing up in rural China, becoming an East Ender and writing in English.
David Szalay | Podcast
David Szalay on how spending time in Hungary makes it easier to write about London, trying to live off betting on horses and how memory informs his work.
Joanna Kavenna | Podcast
Ellah Alfrey talks with Joanna Kavenna about wanderlust, genre-hopping and Nietzsche.
Naomi Alderman | Podcast
Ellah Allfrey speaks with Naomi Alderman, one of Granta’s Best Young British Novelists.
International Prize for Arabic Fiction | Podcast
On Tuesday 23 April, in Abu Dhabi, Saud Alsanousi was announced winner of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction.
Taiye Selasi | Podcast
Taiye Selasi talks about her mother’s garden, Rachmaninov and learning to speak Italian.
Evie Wyld | Podcast
Evie Wyld talks to online editor Ted Hodgkinson about why living in Peckham makes it easier to write about rural Australia, how memory informs her stories and why she can’t write a novel without at least one shark in it.
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.
Tan Twan Eng | Podcast
Tan Twan Eng speaks to Granta’s John Freeman about the art of shakkei and being shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.