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Larissa MacFarquhar and James Wood discuss Hilary Mantel.

October 8th, 2012

Episode 285 of 447 episodes

This week in the magazine, Larissa MacFarquhar writes about novelist Hilary Mantel. Here she talks about why Mantel is such a remarkable writer with Sasha Weiss and James Wood, who reviewed Mantel last spring for the magazine. Also, George Saunders on his troubles keeping a diary.