China Miéville was the star turn at the Edinburgh International Book festival

There’s a fictional quality to the closeted environment of the Edinburgh International Book festival. For two weeks, Charlotte Square is fortified with a circle of portable buildings and Spiegeltents, creating a safe space for a fantasy of literary culture to flourish without undue interference from the outside world. It’s a fantasy taking place in the daydreams of aContinue reading “China Miéville was the star turn at the Edinburgh International Book festival”