Books
17 June 2002
Stephanie Merritt's deliciously dark debut novel has an unusually erudite cast of characters: academics, novelists,...
Books
20 May 2002
Still only 25, Emma Forrest has almost ten years of experience in journalism. She has interviewed nearly everyone who...
Books
22 April 2002
Michael Collins is the thinking man's John Grisham. This might sound a slightly snooty way to talk about an author...
Books
01 April 2002
The great American postmodernists - Pynchon, Coover, Barth - are in an unenviable position. Having seen their ideas co-...
Culture
25 June 2001
Emily Perkins's first novel, Leave Before You Go, began with a boy's earliest memory: an aeroplane above him, rising...