Category: Literature

14 November, 2016

Kanta Dihal

Hex: Two Versions of a Witch Tale

Kanta Dihal discusses the curious English translation of a Dutch horror novel


Alex Assaly

Under the Magnifying Glass

Alex Assaly navigates the history of a contentious punctuation mark: the ellipsis.


Judyta Frodyma

Say a prayer for the cowboy

Judyta Frodyma revisits three vignettes from the life of Leonard Cohen


Pierre Antoine Zahnd

‘Like a long-armed candlemaker’: Leonard Cohen’s poetics

Pierre Antoine Zahnd returns to the lyricist's poetic origins


26 June, 2016

Wrap Up The Week: On Stupidity, Cynthia Ozick, Why Hate Poetry, Snow, And The Nobel Prize



21 June, 2016

Theophilus Kwek

H. – A poem / a history



20 June, 2016

Benjamin Pope

Landscape and Politics from Reef to Desert

Benjamin Pope reflects on Tim Winton's Australian landscape memoir.


4 June, 2016

Wrap Up The Week: On The Canon, Picasso, Meeting ISIS, T.S. Eliot’s Issues, And Modern Campuses



24 May, 2016

William Shaw

‘The Heart’s Geography’



19 May, 2016

Rey Conquer

A Sense of Place