Book Talk: Glister by John Burnside

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Paul Gallagher is joined by The Skinny magazine's books editor Keir Hind and BookRiot.com founding contributor Edd McCracken to discuss John Burnside's 2008 novel Glister, a dark and imaginative novel, rooted in Scottish identity and full of ambiguity. It's an engaging, opinionated discussion - let us know whether you agree or disagree with our guests' perspectives by adding your comments to this page.

 

PODCAST CONTENTS:

00:00-15:17 Introduction; Glister discussion  

15:22-26:22 *SPOILERS* In-depth discussion about key scenes and the ending of Glister

26:27-30:40 Related Recommendations; next month's book; conclusion

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