25 November, 2015

Kanta Dihal

Superstars and Supermassive Black Holes

Kanta Dihal gives her verdict on a new history of black holes.

Joel Krupa

Climbing Mt. Thesis: A how-to guide

Joel Krupa shares Umberto Eco's invaluable advice to young academics

Oliver Neto

Boredom and Paradise: Houellebecq’s Submission

Oliver Neto appreciates Michel Houellebecq’s controversial new novel

Helena F.S. Lopes

Lingering Suffering

Helena F.S. Lopes reflects on a new history of the Chinese Civil War

Shivani Radhakrishnan

The Everyman and His Attachments

Shivani Radhakrishnan considers the moral ambiguities of contemporary Russian cinema

26 October, 2015

Fergus McGhee

Look Again

Fergus McGhee visits Venice in drawings

Alexis Brown

The Act of Looking

Alexis Brown reviews a chilling double bill and its significance for the West

Ryan Azad

Sisters in Law

Ryan Azad reflects on the struggle for women's rights in the Supreme Court

Pierre Antoine Zahnd

Directionality, Space, Sense: The Semiotics of the Word Sonnet

Pierre Antoine Zahnd investigates a little-known poetic form

Frank Lawton

Lighting the Past

Frank Lawton appreciates a new collection of short stories