Farnarkeling is a sport which began in Mesopotamia, which literally means ‘between the rivers’. This would put it somewhere in Victoria or New South Wales between the Murray and the Darling. The word Farnarkeling is Icelandic in structure, Urdu in metre and Celtic in the intimacy of its relationship between meaning and tone.
Last week I was lucky enough to spend some time with John Clarke. This week the interview John Richards and I performed on him is available as a listening device through Boxcutters. You can download it here.