Can these bones live?

Hilary Mantel on writing historic fiction

BBC Radio 4
Jul 6, 2017 · 14 min read

BBC Reith Lectures 2017, part four

This is the fourth of Hilary Mantel’s Reith Lectures, broadcast on 4 July 2017. It’s a beautiful and moving meditation on her craft. Read part one, part two, part three and part five here on Medium.