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Francis Wheen

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Francis Wheen is a prolific freelance journalist and broadcaster. He was voted Columnist of the Year for Wheen's World, his regular column in The Guardian. His books include How Mumbo Jumbo Conquered the WorldKarl Marx and most recently Strange Days Indeed.

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Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.