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Marilynne Robinson

Highlights from an entertaining and idiosyncratic series of essays from James Wood, the leading literary critic of his generation. It's a collection which ranges widely, from a loving analysis of Keith Moon's drum technique to the intentions, gifts and limitations of some of our most celebrated modern novelists, including Kazuo Ishiguro and Ian McEwan.

3. MARILYNNE ROBINSON

Wood looks at the religious sensibility of the American author whose Pulitzer Prize winning Gilead was one of the most 'unconventional...popular novels of recent times.'

Abridged by Eileen Horne
Reader: Peter Firth

Produced by Clive Brill
A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

15 minutes

Last on

Thu 6 Mar 2014 00:30

Credits

Role Contributor
ProducerClive Brill
AbridgerEileen Horne
AuthorJames Wood
ReaderPeter Firth

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