29 minutes | Nov 24, 2019

The Worm Hole Episode 03: Naomi Hamill

Tune in as Charlie Place and author Naomi Hamill (How To Be A Kosovan Bride) discuss post-war Kosovo, using a narrative method that divides opinion, and researching Albanian folklore.

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Question Index

01:29 Could you expand on your time in Kosovo? 03:57 You started writing the book with a short story?... 05:46 What has the reaction in Kosovo been to your book? 07:50 What is Kosovo like today? 11:00 Have you learned Albanian? 12:25 What made you choose to tell the story through two women, the Kosovan Wife and the Returned Girl? 15:38 Tell us more about the folklore aspect in regards to its comparison to real Albanian folklore? 21:11 The second person perspective - why use it? 25:59 What's next?

Purchase Links

How To Be A Kosovan Bride: Publisher's website Amazon UK Amazon US Amazon Canada Waterstones Hive

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Photo used with permission from the author and publisher.

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