Double J

Elena Ferrante’s translator Ann Goldstein


Italian translator Ann Goldstein is the public face of Elena Ferrante, the reclusive author of the wildly popular Neapolitan novels. Ann will share what it’s like to be caught in the middle of Ferrante fever. We all want to know – is Ann really Elena?

Plus Barry Burns from Scottish post rock legends Mogwai have recently released the band’s 9th album Atomic that began as the soundtrack to a BBC 4 documentary about the atomic age. Find out how a visit to Hiroshima over a decade ago made the band want to get involved.