Full particulars podcast: Nostalgia for the future – writing crime in a time of state captureBooks and writers 2021-08-25
In this episode of his monthly podcast David Attwell talks to Margie Orford about crime writing and her Clare Hart series of crime novels, which ended with the publication of Water Music in 2013.
The promise by Damon Galgut: a book reviewBooks and writers 2021-08-02
"The promise is a major achievement, fully deserving its place on the Man Booker Prize longlist."
Full particulars: Where in the world is the South?Books and writers 2021-07-21
In this second episode of David Attwell’s monthly podcast, Full particulars, David hosts Elleke Boehmer and Carrol Clarkson in discussion of the South as a place of literary imagining. Guest appearance by Antjie Krog.
Full particulars: A podcast on historical fiction – David Attwell in conversation with Zoë Wicomb and Andrew van der VliesBooks and writers 2021-06-23
In this first episode of David Attwell's monthly podcast, Full particulars, David hosts Zoë Wicomb reading from her new novel, Still life (Umuzi, 2020) and discusses historical (meta)fiction with Andrew van der Vlies, professor of English at the University of Adelaide.