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Literary Postcards

A special edition of Open Book - literary postcards from around the world.

A special global edition of Open Book. Mariella Frostrup introduces a series of Literary Postcards from authors around the world. From the burgeoning book shop scene in Seoul to Wellington's love of its great novelists, via Stockholm, Toronto and Lagos, this is a programme which reveals an international community of readers, writers and book lovers.

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28 minutes


  • A Postcard from Lagos - Leye Adenle

    Duration: 02:15

  • A Postcard from New Zealand by Tracy Farr

    Duration: 03:28

  • A Postcard from Seoul by Han Kang

    Duration: 03:03

  • A Postcard from Canada by Eric Beck Rubin

    Duration: 04:37

  • A Postcard from Sri Lanka by Anuk Arudpragasam

    Duration: 04:17

  • A Postcard from Puerto Rico by Carlos Fonseca

    Duration: 04:41

  • A Postcard from Sweden by Jonas Hassen Khemiri

    Duration: 04:56


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Presenter Mariella Frostrup


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