Category: Literature

27 October, 2014

Zia Haider Rahman talks to S S Haque

The Completeness of Novel-Writing and Inquiries into Epistemology

In this interview, Rahman discusses his influences, class, epistemology, and the difficulties of certain metaphoric language.


Emma Simpson

A Finite Infinity

As a deeply experimental work, The Bone Clocks is gloriously ambitious, surprising, moving, and a ridiculously fun read.


24 October, 2014

Weekly Round-Up: Evil Politicians, Sublime Composers, Intellectual Cowards, Queer Writers, Royal Essayists, Empowered Theorists



23 October, 2014

Kalika Sands

A Fugitive Virtue



13 October, 2014

Rey Conquer

The Way Lint Collects

Rey Conquer find that the “meanings” of colours arise through relations and networks of association, within a work, or within a culture.


Dominic Davies

Words, Stones and Poetry

A Bird Is Not A Stone is simultaneously a testament to the power of poetry and the resolute and ongoing cultural production of Palestinian poets across the world.


Laura Ludtke

Either/Or/And/Both

With its deft representation of simultaneity and interpenetrating narratives, Ali Smith's novel is by turns provocative, sardonic, and genuine.


8 July, 2014

Rosie Lavan

Dangerous To Put Into Words



1 July, 2014

Fergus McGhee

Minority Culture



30 June, 2014

Rosie Lavan

Seamus Heaney’s Places

In light of Seamus Heaney's recent death, Richard Russell scrupulously reorients the poet in relation to place.