Category: Politics & Society

27 April, 2015

Nakul Krishna

The Stuff Still Stirs

Nakul Krishna is provoked by Ferdinand Mount's new book


Benedict Morrison

Galvanising the Humanities

Benedict Morrison joins in the celebrations for Laura Mulvey's groundbreaking essay on 'Visual Pleasure'


Thomas Peak

On Günter Grass: the Historian of Our Times

Thomas Peak celebrates the work and life of the great German writer, author of The Tin Drum.


17 March, 2015

Emily Holman

What Conversations Are We Having About The Place Of Religion In Our Lives?



16 March, 2015

Mark Byers

Mauvais Livres

Mark Byers enjoys a colourful study of literary censorship, and asks what it means today


Karthick Manoharan

Embrace the Apocalypse

Karthick Manoharan on why the Left needs Žižek's inconvenient truths


Laura Ludtke

Radical Interruption

Laura Ludtke considers capitalism and the ends of sleep


Dominic Davies

If Only Your Fingerprint Wasn’t Unique

Dominic Davies reflects on the troubling history of biometrics


5 March, 2015

Cameron J. Quinn

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young God



16 February, 2015

Tom Cutterham

The Endless Revolution

Tom Cutterham on why the story of cotton is also the story of capitalism