Meet the Writers

Booker prize winner Douglas Stuart

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22 November 2020

Episode 260

30 minutes

The 2020 Booker prize went to ‘Shuggie Bain’ by Douglas Stuart. Only the second Scot to win the prize, he tells Georgina Godwin about growing up with an alcoholic mother in Glasgow, his career in fashion, his move to New York – and now his coronation at the very pinnacle of literature with his debut novel.

22 November 2020

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