Where did travel writing go next? The answer, if this collection is anything to go by, is nowhere very fast. The destinations now seem too familiar - and, of course, in this age of lemming travel and shrinking planet, the contributors aren't to be blamed for that.Anyone know where I can buy this issue locally without resorting to buying online? I've seen some issues of Granta in Kinokuniya but I think those were quite old...
Monday, 31 July 2006
The latest issue of Granta is about travel writing, and The Independent has a review of it: