In the midst of the world’s refugee crisis, storytelling conveys the colour, joy and tragedy of individual lives affected by migration. Matthew Condon meets two writers to discuss their critically acclaimed books that speak to the physical and psychological borders that govern our lives. Sofija Stefanovic’s Miss Ex-Yugoslavia details her childhood spent between Belgrade and Melbourne. Kapka Kassabova’s Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe examines the border zone between Bulgaria, Turkey and Greece. SWF podcasts are also available on iTunes and Spotify.