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Dirk Kurbjuweit

Mariella Frostrup talks to German writer Dirk Kurbjuweit, whose book Fear is based on his own experiences of being stalked and threatened by a neighbour.

Mariella Frostrup talks to German writer Dirk Kurbjuweit, whose book Fear is based on his own experiences of being stalked and threatened by a neighbour.

Also on the programme, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon shares her love of reading; thriller writer Gerald Seymour on Dickens and two writers reveal why they chose to send their heroines off into the wilds of Alaska.

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28 minutes

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Thu 1 Feb 2018 15:30

Chapters

  • Dirk Kurbjuweit

    Duration: 07:20

  • Nicola Sturgeon's favourite reads

    Duration: 08:31

  • Gerald Seymour on Dickens

    Duration: 03:36

  • Female fictional characters in Alaska

    Duration: 07:49

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Mariella Frostrup
Interviewed Guest Dirk Kurbjuweit
Interviewed Guest Nicola Sturgeon
Interviewed Guest Gerald Seymour

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