Ahdaf Soueif on Hay 25

Ahdaf Soueif on Hay 25

All along the side of the road from Hereford there were newly formed lakes with trees growing out of them. The sky was low and dark, but up ahead through the windscreen there was an opening; a patch of brightness….

Ben Crystal – Happy 25th Hay

Ben Crystal – Happy 25th Hay

I’ve been coming to the Hay Festival in Wales nearly every year for the last dozen, often to give a talk, sometimes to introduce others, sometimes to interview, and on rare occasions, to just soak up the weather and wander…