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Podcast | Sophie Mackintosh

Sophie Mackintosh

‘Imagine if an alien came to earth and asked, so how to you reproduce?’

We discuss Blue Ticket and the body horror of motherhood.

Sophie Mackintosh

Sophie Mackintosh was born in South Wales in 1988, and is currently based in London. She is the author of the novels The Water Cure and Blue Ticket. Her work has been published by the New York Times, the Stinging Fly and others. The Water Cure was longlisted for the 2018 Man Booker Prize. Her next novel, Cursed Bread, is forthcoming in 2023.

Photograph © Sophie Davidson

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