Monthly Archives: May 2014

Postcard from Melbourne for Open Book, BBC Radio 4, Broadcast 25/04/14

Here’s the script for my Postcard from Melbourne, written for BBC Radio 4’s Open Book. Listen to it here. Hello from Melbourne here at the bottom of the world where our newish government has just delivered its first budget and for those with a literary bent, all eyes were on the status of the Prime […]

The Monthly Book – May 2014 – Francine Prose – Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris, 1932

Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932 – Francine Prose This month’s Monthly Book is a novel set in the dark and somewhat seamy depths of Paris in the 1930s. My interview with Francine Prose can be found here. The transcript appears below. Francine Prose’s Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932 was inspired by […]