aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,

Writer in residence

BAA, the company that owns Heathrow paid author Alain de Botton to be the writer-in-residence at Britain's largest airport. His books include The Art of Travel and How Proust Can Change Your Life. The book is being published by Profile Books next month, with BAA distributing 10,000 copies free to passengers. “The airport's chief operating officer, Mike Brown, said: "Opening Heathrow to literary critique is a bold and adventurous step for us."”

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