Today, we listen to an interview with the Canadian writer Alice Munro. She talks about her new collection of short stories The View from Castle Rock. She also talks about how and when she first discovered the magic of books and reading.
You can also download the programme in mp3 format and follow it with a transcript.
Vocabulary from the programme
a work describing imaginary people and events
an account of somebody's life written by that person
something you do only for your own pleasure or satisfaction
not having enough money for basic needs such as food, clothing and housing
difficulties caused by lack of money
someone who has been excluded by a particular group or by society as a whole
Programme script (pdf - 21k)
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