Joining Charles Adrian for the 110th Second-Hand Book Factory is Christopher Forbes, who is a person at crossroads. They tackle the mythologisation of history, a traveller’s view of Europe and opposing ideas of illness and identity.
The TED talk by Andrew Solomon that Christopher mentions, ‘Love No Matter What’, can be found here.
Episode released: 11th July, 2017.
Coming In To Land by Robert Shearman (from Everyone’s Just So So Special)
Can-Cans, Cats And Cities Of Ash by Mark Twain (No. 13 in Penguin’s ‘Great Journeys’ series)
Far From The Tree (Parents, Children and the Search for Identity) by Andrew Solomon