Interview: The Scotsman

In conversation with The Scotman’s David Robinson about All Is Song; we talk about the philosophical roots and themes of the novel, the difficulty of relocating a story from Ancient Greece to modern London, and we touch briefly on what next.

Imagine philosophy’s founding father in contemporary Britain. Samantha Harvey has – and she explains why to David Robinson

‘Influence of Home?” It’s the first question scribbled on my notepad as I start my interview with Samantha Harvey at her London publisher’s. And no, I don’t mean where she was born (Kent) or where she lives now (Bath) or what her parents mean to her, or her extended family, or the landscape she grew up amongst, or her first words, or best teacher and oldest childhood memory . . . read more

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