Category: Literary Criticism

11 May, 2017

Owen Duff

Rappers, Signified



14 November, 2016

Alex Assaly

Under the Magnifying Glass

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


28 April, 2016

Callum Seddon

The Blade Artist



1 February, 2016

Jacob Lloyd

Schooling an Intelligence

Jacob Lloyd explores a new study of John Keats's life and thought.


7 December, 2015

Hugh Foley

Whisper Music

Hugh Foley revisits the poetry of T.S. Eliot


25 November, 2015

Oliver Neto

Boredom and Paradise: Houellebecq’s Submission

Oliver Neto appreciates Michel Houellebecq's controversial new novel


26 October, 2015

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


8 June, 2015

Julia Mattison

The Recursive Middle Ages

Julia Mattison comes face to face with a very different Chaucer.


25 May, 2015

William Ghosh

Old Formalism, New Structuralism

William Ghosh considers the shape of things to come in the world of formalism.