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Margot Livesey

Fiction

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20011010

The author of three novels and a collection of short stories, this Scottish fiction writer talks about The Missing World, which is set in modern London and explores issues surrounding our memories and how our view of the past makes up our present.  Livesey talks about the inspiration behind her psychological dramas and the writing process that leads to their completion, and about her life divided between the Isles and America. Shows with Margot Livesey from 2006, 2011, and 2018 are also available in our audio archives.

| Subject Matter: Character, Ordinary Lives, | Interview Year: 2000 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada |

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