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Kazuo Ishiguro: Never Let Me Go

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.


Wood considers a masterwork that melds sci-fi with literary fiction - a cloning story that 'combines the fantastic and realistic till we can no longer separate them'.

Abridged by Eileen Horne
Reader: Peter Firth

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

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Wed 5 Mar 2014 00:30


Role Contributor
ProducerClive Brill
AbridgerEileen Horne
AuthorJames Wood
ReaderPeter Firth

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