Little Atoms 336 – Olivia Laing & The Trip to Echo Spring

Posted on July 19, 2014 by


Olivia Laing‘s first book, To the River, was a book of the year in the Evening StandardIndependent and Financial Times and was shortlisted for the Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize and the Dolman Travel Book of the Year. Olivia is the former Deputy Books Editor of the Observer and writes for a variety of publications, including the ObserverNew StatesmanGuardian and Times Literary SupplementShe’s a 2011 MacDowell Fellow, and has received awards from the Arts Council and the Authors’ Foundation. Olivia ‘s latest book is The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking.

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