Edinburgh International Book F podcasts

Mervyn King (2016 Event)

Making Banking Better Nearly a decade after the Great Recession of 2007-09, banking may have become one of the...

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Janet Ellis & Lorna Gibb (2106 Event)

Dangerous Heroines Two debut novels whose lead characters will entrance, unnerve and delight. Evoking the blood,...

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Michel Faber (2016 Event)

Strange to be Doing This Without Her The acclaimed author of Under the Skin and The Book of Strange New Things reads...

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Jonathan Safran Foer (2016 Event)

Extremely Talented and Incredibly Close The bestselling US author of Everything is Illuminated launches his first...

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James Kelman (2016 event)

A Road Trip Through America With the publication of Dirt Road, Scotland’s only Booker Prize winner joins a Scottish...

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Mark Billingham with Val McDermid (2016 Event)

Deceptively Brilliant Fiction With over three million copies of his books sold to date, Mark Billingham’s career as...

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Daniel Gray (2017 Event)

REASONS TO LOVE READING Inspired by J B Priestley’s 1949 book Delight, Daniel Gray celebrates 50 reasons to love...

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Charley Boorman (2017 Event)

THE SLOW ROAD TO RECOVERY Motorcycle adventurer Charley Boorman experienced every rider’s worst fear when he was...

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Ian Rankin (2017 Event)

THE RETURN OF REBUS It's been 30 years since the publication of the first Rebus novel and what better way to...

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Outriders: Harry Giles & Katherena Vermette (2017 Event)

Canada: Montreal to Hudson Bay As part of our project to explore the Americas, poet Harry Giles travelled across...

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Jess Phillips (2017 Event)

Telling the Truth Journalist Julie Burchill calls her 'a breath of fresh air, with a dirty laugh'. In...

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Sebastian Barry (2017 Event)

Love Amid the Carnage of War Anyone who has heard Sebastian Barry read from his work knows he’s one of the best in...

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Judy Murray (2107 Event)

HOLDING COURT An accomplished tennis player herself, Judy Murray has not only raised two top-class players of...

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Andrew O'Hagan (2017 Event)

SCOTLAND, YOUR SCOTLAND In this keynote lecture, the country’s foremost essayist and one of our most astute...

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Meena Kandasamy & Helen McClory (2017 Evebet)

WELLS OF LONELINESS Indian poet, novelist, activist and author of The Gypsy Goddess Meena Kandasamy has won many...

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Outriders: Bonnie Jo Campbell & Jenni Fagan (2017 Event)

USA: FROM THE RUST BELT TO SILICON VALLEY As part of our project to explore the Americas, short story writer...

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Stephen Baxter (2017 Event)

THE MARTIANS ARE COMING! In the 1990s, Stephen Baxter won almost every award going for The Time Ships – the...

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Andy Hamilton (2017 Event)

OUT OF THE SCRIPTWRITING SHADOWS Comic Andy Hamilton has most likely had you bent double with laughter. As well...

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Siri Hustvedt (2017 Event)

A LIFE OF ART AND SCIENCE More than 50 years after the bust-up over C P Snow's famous Rede Lecture on the chasm...

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Outriders: Jennifer Haigh & Malachy Tallack (2017 Event)

USA: FROM NORTH DAKOTA TO NEW ORLEANS As part of our project to explore the Americas, Boston novelist Jennifer...

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