Donning her Freudian hat, Molly Haskell uses her new book to explore Steven Spielberg's attitude to women. But is his real target masculinity?
Reading Abramović's memoir is rather like watching EastEnders: I didn’t learn anything about performance art reading, but I can't deny I had fun.
Zadie Smith's new novel is enjoyable but tries to do too much. Next time, she should slow down, lean back and try out a waltz.
A new book by James Sharpe investigates of our deep-rooted addiction to brutality.
A Goldsmiths Prize judge on the third Irish winner of the award for innovative fiction, run in association with the New Statesman.
The Goldsmiths Prize judge on the point of experimental fiction and who she’d give a retrospective award to.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Netflix royal family drama The Crown, the Ali Smith “Brexit” novel Autumn and the 2012 French film Populaire.
The Goldsmiths Prize-shortlisted author of Martin John on writing perverts, literary weather forecasting and keeping prizes inventive.
The 2016 Goldsmiths Prize winner on engineers, Solar Bones, and why Irish writers have to translate themselves.
From photographing "freaks" to weekend affairs, a biography of Arbus brings a new dimension to her stunning photographic legacy.
Manyika’s Goldsmiths Prize-shortlisted Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun makes a valuable case for finding delight in the pleasures of the flesh, even at – shock! – 75.
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