Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass.
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Thanks to The Spinoff and the Mātātuhi Foundation for their support.
Mentioned this episode:
Dunedin Writers Readers Festival
VOLUME Mapua Literary Festival
WORD Christchurch – including Shayne Carter with Rachael King
Women’s Prize Shortlist 2019
Kiran’s sesson at AWF – ELAINE CASTILLO: America is Not the Heart
Kiran’s review of Dead People I Have Known by Shayne Carter
Unity Book of the Month:
Axiomatic by Maria Tumarkin
LK: All Our Yesterdays and The Little Virtues by Natalia Ginzburg
JT: Drive your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokaczuk
KD: Constellations: Reflections from Life by Sinead Gleeson
with mentions of
The Years by Annie Ernaux
Dept. of Speculation and Last Things by Jenny Offill
Steven Toussaint’s piece on The Spinoff: ‘TMI: An Essay on Contemporary Poetry in Aotearoa/New Zealand‘
To Be Read piles:
LK: Fugitive Pieces by Anne Michaels, Circe by Madeline Miller.
JT: My Sister, The Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite, Attraction by Ruby Porter, Three Women by Lisa Taddeo.
KD: Attraction by Ruby Porter, Saltwater by Jessica Andrews, Sweet Home by Wendy Erskine, The Lark Ascending by Richard King, Underland by Robert McFarlane, How to Fail by Elizabeth Day.