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Open Book

A look back at the year and the work of Shirley Jackson

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup looks at the life and work of Shirley Jackson with her biographer, Ruth Franklin, and literary fan Andrew Michael Hurley. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Franklin
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hurley
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Dillon

Open Book

British Gothic

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup talks to novelist Andrew Michael Hurley, whose gothic novel The Loney has been one of the publishing stories of the year. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hurley
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Haig
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Vybarr Cregan-Reid

Front Row

Emma Donoghue on Room, Grey Gardens, Andrew Michael Hurley, Occupied

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Emma Donoghue talks to Kirsty Lang about adapting her novel Room into a Bafta-nominated film. Plus Costa winner Andrew Michael Hurley discusses his first novel The Loney. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Donoghue
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Wolf
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hurley
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Kendall

Front Row

St Vincent, Andrew Michael Hurley, The Tin Drum, Daljit Nagra

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

St Vincent discusses her new album Masseduction; poet Daljit Nagra on poetry in TV and radio adverts; novelist Andrew Michael Hurley; and Gunter Grass's The Tin Drum on stage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stig Abell
Interviewed Guest:
undefined St Vincent
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hurley
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Daljit Nagra

Open Book

Anthony Cartwright, Award-winning Andrew Michael Hurley, The joy of Teffi, Literary news from Nigeria

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup talks to author Anthony Cartwright about his book Iron Towns, which charts the decline of industrial England and a footballer's career. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Cartwright
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hurley
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Hobson