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Writer Nick Hornby in Conversation

2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 05 December 2010

Jarvis talks to High Fidelity author Nick Hornby as part of 6 Music's literary season. The pair discuss Nick's latest project, Ministry of Stories, which provides space for young people to develop writing skills. Plus you can hear thoughts on X Factor, William Shatner and working with Ben Folds.

All this wrapped around a musical celebration of the cult 1920's movie Metropolis; a look at the bizarre story of the American song poem and one of it's pioneers Rodd Keith.

Music Played

23 items
  • This American Life

    excerpt from an episode of This American Life, produced by Chicago Public Media and distributed by Public Radio International. Their streaming archive and free podcast are available at thisamericanlife.org


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