Silverview by John le Carré Explored Part 2 – Episode 9

In Part two of this four part look at Silverview Matthew Bradford and I continue to discuss John le Carré’s final complete novel. In our second part we talk about the settings of the novel.

We discuss le Carré success in capturing life in a coastal town, the connection between W.G. Sebald’s The Rings of Saturn and Silverview, and why East Anglia loves it’s abandoned airfields.

Plus we talk about when le Carré shifted from Circus to Service and the most awkward dinner party ever. All that and much more in this episode.

East Anglia – Wiki link

W.G. Sebald – Wiki link

Patience – A documentary on W.G. Sebald’s The Rings of SaturnYoutube link

House Nietzsche – Villa Silberblick

Matthew’s twitter – @doubleosection

Matthew’s Website – Double O Section

Jeff’s site –

Jeff’s twitter – @spywrite

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