Archive of author interviews

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Sun Apr 20, 2014 10:20 pm Post

If you find yourself with a bit of time on your hands, and you have exhausted the interview archives of the Paris Review, you might be interested in a BBC archive collection (called "Modern Writers"), which contains some fascinating audio and video interviews with authors:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/writers/
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Mon Apr 21, 2014 9:53 am Post

Thanks, Siren.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014 2:30 pm Post

Be very careful, when you enter the world of BBC Archive. I've spent many a happy half hour or so listening to and watching those interviews. But beware, you can become addicted to them.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:29 pm Post

One of the most obsorbing aspects of the interviews that I have watched or listened to is the change in accents over the time period covered by the archive. Interesting.
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