Clare Alexander discusses How To Make a Living As a Writer on BBC Radio 4’s Front Row

As the busiest month of the publishing calendar begins, two seasoned insiders will be giving us their perspective on the state of the book world every day this week, from the arrival of Amazon in 1995 to the continuing popularity of the printed page in the digital age. Agent and former publisher Clare Alexander, and John Mitchinson, co-founder of the crowdfunding publisher Unbound, consider how feasible it is to make a living as a writer today.


Click here to listen to the programme on the BBC Radio 4 website.

(Alexander and Mitchinson’s discussion starts at 10:35)