Free Thinking: What’s So Great About EM Forster

BBC Radio 3: Free Thinking


What’s so great about EM Forster?


Deborah Levy and Laurence Scott talk to Shahidha Bari about the writer’s work from his earliest novel Where Angels Fear to Tread (1905) to his Essay Aspects of the Novel (1927). Recorded in partnership with the Royal Society of Literature at the British Library.

Laurence Scott is the author of The Four-Dimensional Human and Picnic, Comma, Lightning. He presented a Radio 3 Sunday Feature about Merchant Ivory which includes interviews about their film adaptations of EM Forster’s work
Deborah Levy is the author of novels including Hot Milk, Swimming Home and The Man Who Saw Everything

Producer: Torquil MacLeod


What’s so great about EM Forster?