Category: Writers

16 November, 2017

Toby Lloyd

Who will review the reviewer?



26 October, 2017

Emma Christie

“You and yours have no place building nations here”



19 October, 2017

Elizabeth Jane Timms

Janes of note



23 May, 2017

Toby Lloyd

Doctorow’s Last Class



7 December, 2015

Kristin Grogan

An Interview with Rachel Blau DuPlessis

Kristin Grogan speaks with acclaimed feminist critic and poet Rachel Blau DuPlessis


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.


Jennifer Thorp

Oases And Mirages In The Desert Of ‘After Proust’

Jennifer Thorp finds Anne Carson's precise control of the bathetic sentence makes less of an outing than usual in her newest work.


16 June, 2014

Peter Hill

Imperialism in the Valley of the Shadow of Death

Despite his imperialistic overtones, it is not possible simply to dismiss John Buchan as a jingoistic thriller-writer.


19 May, 2014

Shahla Haque

Donna Tartt’s Paintbrush

Donna Tartt's Pulitzer Prize winner is 'redolent and compelling' at times, but the characters and plot fall flat and thin.