Issue 34

12 June, 2017

Jane Hastings

Made in Poland?

A review of Wioletta Greg's Swallowing Mercury.

5 June, 2017

Chris Townsend

To gulp, rather than to taste

A new edition of Montaigne's meandering essays.

29 May, 2017

Theo Koenig

At once intimate and immense

Robert McCarter's The Space Within.

22 May, 2017

Hugh Foley


A new poem by Hugh Foley.

15 May, 2017

Kaj Worth

Gender Ghosts

Mantel, Morris, mysticism.

8 May, 2017

Matthew Johnston

All Things Must Pass

Matthew Johnston reviews George Saunders' "visionary and moving and fundamentally weird" debut novel.

1 May, 2017

Nicolas Liney

“A subsisting and alas! self-seeking me

Nicolas Liney reviews a welcome new biography of the prolific life- and letter-writer, Jane Welsh Carlyle.

24 April, 2017

Kanta Dihal

Translating Post-War Boredom

Kanta Dihal discusses the translation of a Dutch post-war classic.