Cape in Conversation: Julian Barnes and Celia Paul

Delving into the art world. Julian Barnes and Celia Paul: Cape in Conversation

This year marks 100 years of Vintage imprint Jonathan Cape. To celebrate, we’ve launched Cape in Conversation, a Vintage Books podcast miniseries which will see authors from across the generations and genres of Cape’s list discuss their work and ideas, and give you a flavour of the many kinds of book and different voices that Cape publishes.Today, series host Shahidha Bari is in conversation with an artist who writes and a writer whose subject is often art, Celia Paul and Julian Barnes.

You can find out about Celia Paul’s work here:

And about Julian Barnes’s work here:

Julian recommends They Came Like Swallows by William Maxwell

Celia Paul recommends The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald

Bookseller article on the history of Jonathan Cape:

Host Shahidha Bari is also a Jonathan Cape author – read more about her book and work as a journalist here:

This was the final episode of Cape in Conversation; do go back and listen to the other episodes in the Vintage Books Podcast feed if you missed them.

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