WATCH: Michael Rosen on The Disappearance of Émile Zola

In Michael Rosen’s new study of Émile Zola’s 1898 exile from Paris, the little-known history of the novelist’s year-long refuge in London is revealed in all its fascinating detail. Running from the law in France, having been prosecuted for attempting to take on the country’s highest powers with his now infamous open letter ‘J’accuse’, this book,…

The Poetry Interview: Bernard O’Donoghue interviewed by Zaffar Kunial

In a new interview series focussed on the poetic practices and influences of poets, Faber New Poet Zaffar Kunial speaks to Bernard O’Donoghue about themes in his most recent poetry collection, The Seasons of Cullen Church, which was recently shortlisted for the 2016 T. S. Eliot Prize for Poetry. Zaffar Kunial: When did you first…