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Freedom Climbers on Radio 4 - 8th September

Saturday, 7th September 2013

Mountain literature and the Boardman Tasker Prize will be discussed on Radio 4's Open Book on Sunday 8 September. Mountaineering historian, and one of this year's Boardman Tasker Prize judges, Audrey Salkeld discusses the subject with Simon Bainbridge, Professor of Romantic Studies at Lancaster University.

Among the books they'll discuss is the 2011 Boardman Tasker Prize winner Freedom Climbers, written by Bernadette McDonald.

If you miss the show on Sunday, it will be available on iPlayer afterwards.

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