The South African writer Damon Galgut, shortlisted for the Booker Prize for The Good Doctor and In a Strange Room, talks about his new novel Arctic Summer. In this literary tour de force, the author evokes the life of E. M. Forster and his travels to India, exploring the mysterious alchemy of the creative process.
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Patrick Gale’s most recent novels are Notes From an Exhibition, The Whole Day Through and A Perfectly Good Man. He is working on an original drama series for BBC2 and an historical novel offering to solve the mystery of his ‘banished’ great grandfather. He lives on a farm at Land’s End and chairs the North Cornwall Book Festival in October.