Richard Ford discusses his family memoir – books podcast by Guardian Books podcast

Richard Ford is best known for his quartet of novels charting the life of sportswriter and estate agent Frank Bascombe, including 1995’s Pulitzer prize-winning Independence Day. His latest book couldn’t be more different. Between Them: Remembering My Parents is a memoir that combines accounts of his parents, written more than 30 years apart.

In a Guardian Live event recorded in London, Ford talks about the book and his writing career to critic Sarah Churchwell.