||the Sixteenth of October, 2002|
|Nasty landmark update: Leicester's shoe-factory Statue of Liberty hasn't been crushed under the
tread of bulldozers after all. It's being regrouted and will apparently
be taking pride of place in the entrance of the student flatblock they're
beaming in to replace the old factory. Give me your tired, your poor,
your hilariously stolen roadworks paraphernalia...
"Yes." He closes the dictionary and eases back into chair and
microphone. "How do you say it? Intolerance. Yes, that's the worst
Brief and recent interview with Haruki Murakami.
Apparently he's due to visit
the UK early next year, with or without public readings.