I’ll Go to Bed at Noon – Gerard Woodward
Publisher: Vintage (2005)
Teaching Tips for Martin Amis
Novelist Martin Amis has just become a Creative Writing Professor at Manchester University.
Three writers who have all combined teaching and writing duties - Jill Dawson, Richard Francis and Susan Elderkin - offer him some advice on how to get the best of out of his students.
Judge Sewall's Apology - Richard Francis
Publisher: Harper Perennial (2006)
Watch Me Disappear – Jill Dawson
Publisher: Sceptre (2007)
The Voices – Susan Elderkin
Publisher: HarperPerennial (2004)
Novelist, poet and performer Anthony Joseph joins Mariella to help our latest patient in the Reading Clinic, a listener whose about to spend retirement sailing round the Caribbean and would like some advice on what to read on her travels.
Beyond A Boundary - C L R James
Publisher: Yellow Jersey Press
The Arrivants: A New World Trilogy (Rights of Passage, Islands, Masks) - Edward Braithwaite
Publisher: Oxford University Press (1981)
The Dragon Can't Dance - Earl Lovelace
Publisher: Faber and Faber (1998)
Traveller’s Literary Companion to the Caribbean – James Ferguson
Publisher: In Print Publishing (1997)
The African Origins of UFOs - Anthony Joseph and Lauri Ramey
Publisher: Salt Publishing (2006)
Dishing The Dirt on the Office
Three novelists who've all based their first books on their first jobs talk about dishing the dirt on office politics, taking revenge (in fiction) on their former colleagues and how they've carried on with their writing lives after they've exhausted all the material from their day jobs.
Golden Handcuffs - Polly Courteney
Publisher: Matador (2006)
E - Matt Beaumont
Publisher: Harper Collins(2000)
The First Assistant: A Continuing Tale from Behind the Hollywood Curtain - Clare Naylor and Mimi Hare
Publisher: Pan (Pubished 22 February 2007)