Articles and Interviews

  1. Radio and TV
  2. Selected recent articles
  3. Selected press interviews
  4. Short Fiction and Excerpts

Writing and interviews from the more remote past are archived variously on the Internet.

Radio and TV

  1. Programme on Lawrence Durrell January 2013
  2. Interview with Radio Litopia, July 2012
  3. Interview on Woman's Hour, BBC Radio 4, July 2012
  4. Interview on Start the Week, BBC Radio 4, April 2012
  5. Interview on Nightwaves, BBC Radio 3, January 2012
  6. Crunch Festival, Hay-on-Wye, November 2011, 'How to Change the World: Art and Politics'
  7. Crunch Festival, Hay-on-Wye, November 2011, 'Awake in the Universe' - Can Art awake us from our slumbers?
  8. Interview on Open Book, BBC Radio 4, June 2011
  9. HowTheLightGetsIn Festival, Hay-on-Wye 2011, 'The New Romantics'
  10. HowTheLightGetsIn Festival, Hay-on-Wye 2011, 'The Famine and the Feast'
  11. Interview on Open Book, BBC Radio 4, January 2011

Selected recent articles

  1. 'Diary', Spectator January 2013
  2. 'Homage to the Goddess Mother', Spectator November 2012
  3. 'May We Be Forgiven,' Literary Review October 2012
  4. 'Things Fall Apart' - the novels of Enrique Vila-Matas, New Yorker, September 2012
  5. 'The Pinecone,' Telegraph, September 2012
  6. 'My Friend the Freak,' Untitled Books September 2012
  7. 'The London Games,' American Prospect July 2012
  8. 'The Wanderings of a Contented Generation,' Guardian July 2012
  9. 'Names for the Sea,' Literary Review July 2012
  10. 'The Sin of Laughter,' Writer's Hub July 2012
  11. 'You have Nothing to Lose but Your USP!' Huffington Post June 2012
  12. 'Squashing the Toad' Huffington Post May 2012 
  13. 'Inflated Dreams,' Spectator March 2012
  14. 'An Honourable Man,' Literary Review March 2012
  15. 'New Finnish Grammar,' Literary Review October 2011
  16. 'All That I Am,' Observer September 2011
  17. 'Heroes of the Ice Age,' Spectator August 2011
  18. 'Pseudonymously Yours' - the work of John Banville, New Yorker July 2011
  19. 'Taboo and Danger,' Guardian July 2011
  20. 'The Trail Goes Cold,' Spectator April 2011
  21. 'Home Births,' Observer January 2011
  22. 'In Deep Trouble,' Spectator November 2010
  23. 'Author Author,' Guardian June 2010
  24. 'Ms Hempel,' Guardian April 2010

Selected press interviews

  1. Interview with the Guardian, July 2012
  2. Interview on Female First July 2012
  3. Interview on Book Oxygen June 2012
  4. Interview with Literateur August 2011
  5. Interview with Bookmunch May 2011
  6. Interview with the Guardian June 2010
  7. Podcast with the Guardian, June 2010 
  8. Interview with PSB, 'Need to Know,' June 2010
  9. Interview with the Oxford Times June 2010
  10. Interview with Reuters, May 2010
  11. Interview on The Thought Fox April 2010
  12. Interview with the Guardian June 2008
  13. Interview with the Guardian June 2008
  14. Interview with the Independent June 2008
  15. Interview with Booktrust January 2008

Short Fiction and Excerpts

  1. 'Cassandra White is not a virtuous widow' - excerpt from Come to the Edge published by Litro June 2012
  2. 'Barthelme' - short story commissioned by the Guardian, April 2011 
  3. 'The Hermit' - excerpt from The Birth of Love June 2010
  4. 'Clocking Off' - excerpt from Inglorious published in the Guardian June 2008
  5. 'Only the Past is Immortal' - excerpt from The Ice Museum published in the Guardian August 2005


©2012 Joanna Kavenna