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,…