The Flaneur

Edmund White (©David Shankbone)

David Swatling meets American writer Edmund White, who spent 16 years living in Paris, roaming its streets and neighbourhoods and basking in its rich cultural life. His observations are recorded in his book: “The Flâneur: A stroll through the paradoxes of Paris”. 

Producer: David Swatling

Broadcast: May 5, 2002