Video Hugh Howie's 'Wool': metaphor and message

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How do you determine what the core message of a book is? Writers use a range of devices to convey their messages, and one of them is metaphor. Listen as Jennifer Byrne's panel of writers discuss the use of metaphor in Hugh Howey's 'Wool' and compare their responses to the book. The panellists from left to right are: China Mieville, Marieke Hardy, Jason Steger and Shamini Flint.




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