Focus on France

Storytelling, politics and sex at the Shakespeare and Company festival

Audio 04:32
Tony Cross

Paris's Shakespeare and Company bookshop held a literary festival over the weekend. This year's theme was storytelling and politics. Novelists Will Self, Philip Pullman and Martin Amis talk to RFI about politics, religion and sex, while Fatima Bhutto and Emma Larkin describe writing about repressive regimes such as Pakistan and Burma.