Q. “At what point did the dis-United Kingdom become a cabbagehead nation? Where is the rich intellect of debate? Where is our Maya Angelou, our James Baldwin, our Allen Ginsberg, our Anthony Burgess?”
A. They’re out there but their work isn’t commercially viable; or rather it isn’t seen as commercially viable by the people who run the show. Time to support new writers and artists rather than concentrating on immortalizing yourself?
(see this interview in The Independent for more Mozza)