Interviews

Interviews

  • 8 November 2014

    The bellwether, midwest state of Iowa is often described as the "American heartland".

  • 1 November 2014

    Early in the great American novelist Richard Ford's latest Frank Bascombe book, mirthfully titled Let Me Be Frank With You as if it were a stand-up comedy routine, his narrator writes:

  • 27 October 2014

    YOU wonder if Tony Roper has taken a risk with his new autobiography; not that it's fit-to-burst full of tales of searing showbiz resentment from the sets of Naked Video or Rab C Nesbitt, of raucous adventures in theatre, or even headline-making stories of sexual conquests.

  • 17 October 2014

    In an eerie glade not far from Culloden, six tourists are picking their way across the mossy ground, the rain bouncing off their umbrellas like shrapnel, towards a rock which has been cleft in two.

  • 11 October 2014

    In the year of our Lord nineteen-hundred-and-thirty-five, the Earth took to the sky.

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