|01||Abdulrazak Gurnah In Kent||19980115|
Shortlisted for the Booker Prize for his novel `Paradise', Abdulrazak Gurnah came to England from Zanzibar thirty years ago.
He now sets out to meet the Czech and Slovak Romanies seeking asylum in Dover, and compares their experience of displacement and arrival with his own.
|02||Martyn Bedford On Ilkley Moor||19980122|
Bradford Council has banned grouse shooting on the municipal moor, intensifying the feud between urban and rural.
Martyn Bedford, whose best-selling novel `Acts of Revision' is about revenge, scents out the rumpus.
|03 LAST||Val Mcdermid In Manchester||19980129|
The award-winning crime writer steps out in Manchester's Gay Village in search of a plot.