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Talking Books - Episode 10


Once again the debate around the Great American Novel has exercised the literati on both sides of the Atlantic and once again it is Jonathan Franzen that has prompted the discussion. Razia Iqbal discusses his new novel 'Freedom', his long awaited follow up to 'The Corrections', which been roundly praised for its ascerbic yet curiously warm depiction of an American middle class family in a post 9/11 US.