S 4.3 Beyond Black

1h 9m | Aug 16, 2023

Hilary Mantel's 2005 novel Beyond Black is the topic of discussion for this episode, continuing our series on devil-themed novels. This one's about psychics and their demons in neo-liberal Britain on the eve of Brexit.

-An interview Mantel did on this novel for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

-The Guardian's obituary for Mantel from September 2022.

-Etymology of "Old Nick"

Seven Heads, Ten Horns: The History of the Devil