Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor on her novel Dust
Mariella is joined by author Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor, who discusses her acclaimed debut novel Dust, about a splintered family in her native Kenya. Richard Beard, whose new book Acts of the Assassins, combines the story of the Crucifixion with a modern day detective novel, and Naomi Alderman, author of The Liars' Gospel, discuss the ways they, and others, have re-imagined Bible stories in their fiction. And Dr Sarah Dillon continues her series of Close Readings by examining a short extract from Katherine Mansfield's The Garden Party.
Read the opening pages of 'Dust' by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
This Week's Close Reading: 'The Garden Party' by Katherine Mansfield
|Interviewed Guest||Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor|
|Interviewed Guest||Richard Beard|
|Interviewed Guest||Naomi Alderman|
|Interviewed Guest||Sarah Dillon|