16 Dec '13, 2pm

Another cracking Jonathan Wilson interview about #KickandRun via @RonHogan Life Stories #57: Jonathan Wilson

Another cracking Jonathan Wilson interview about #KickandRun via @RonHogan Life Stories #57: Jonathan Wilson

, I chat with Jonathan Wilson about Kick and Run , a “memoir with soccer ball” that begins with his growing up in midcentury London to his life as a father, fiction writer and now memoirist in the United States—with football serving as the common element throughout. So we talk about everything from the unsupervised games of his childhood to his arrival in New York City in 1976 (when Americans didn’t yet know much about the sport) to covering the 1994 World Cup for The New Yorker to coaching his own children’s youthful soccer matches.

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