Category: Literary Criticism

13 October, 2017

Gabriel Roberts

What do you think of it?

Catherine Belsey's 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.