Interview | Michel Bernard

Erik MartinyMichel Bernard Michel Bernard is a novelist and senior French governmental official. His novels deal for the most part with historical subjects. He has published two acclaimed novels on Joan of Arc and a...

Interview | Harry Skeggs

Interview | Harry SkeggsBritish fine art photographer Harry Skeggs is currently presenting his latest work at Clarendon Gallery, Mayfair. Beyond documents expeditions Skeggs has made in the last year to the Antarctic peninsula, South...

Interview |Lara Feigel on Look! We Have Come Through! : Living With D.H. Lawrence

 Lara Feigel on Look! We Have Come Through! : Living With D.H. Lawrence We spoke on the phone to academic and writer Lara Feigel about her new book, Look! We Have Come Through! Living With D.H....

Interview | Jay Gao on Imperium

 Jay Gao on Imperium  Jay, you’ve had an incredibly busy year, from winning The London Magazine Poetry Prize 2021, the Desperate Literature Prize for Short Fiction 2022, and having just published your debut poetry collection,...

Interview | Edin Zenun

Eric BlockEdin Zenun  Lullaby for Realville is the first solo exhibition in London by Vienna-based arist, Edin Zenun, and runs from 15 July to 15 August 2022. Zenun paintings inspect composition, interactions between form and...

Interview | Lubna Chowdhary

Eric BlockLubna Chowdhary  This summer sees a major solo exhibition of the work of Lubna Chowdhary take place at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (MIMA). Her 35 year career has seen significant public art commissions...

Interview | Ben Turnbull

Eric BlockBen Turnbull  On the eve of a major presentation of his sculptures in Bristol, ‘angry Pop Artist’ Ben Turnbull talks about the inspirations behind his work.Can you tell us why you have used...

Interview | Isabelle Dangy

Erik MartinyAn Interview with Isabelle Dangy   Isabelle Dangy is an academic and novelist. Her main area of research is the nouveau roman and Georges Perec. In 2019, she was a finalist for the Goncourt Prize...

Interview | Psychogeography and Delivery Riding: Max Wilkinson on his new play ‘Rainer’

Max Wilkinson Psychogeography and Delivery RidingMax Wilkinson on his new play Rainer Rainer is playing at the Arcola Theatre's New Outside Space from the 1-18th of June, 2022 Max Wilkinson, a playwright from London, has always been...

Interview | On the Pleasures of Observing the City: A London walk with Ana...

Madeleine FeenyOn the Pleasures of Observing the City: A London walk with Ana KinsellaLook Here, Ana Kinsella Daunt Books Publishing, Paperback, 26th May 2022, £9.99When, in March 2020, our freedom of movement was abruptly curtailed,...

Interview | Josselin Bordat

Erik MartinyAn Interview with Josselin Bordat   Josselin Bordat is a novelist, short story writer and television host and screenwriter whose work focuses on foregrounding the theme of sexuality in a humorous way. I decided to...

Interview | Malcolm Gaskill on witchcraft, gender-politics and being shortlisted for the Wolfson History...

 Malcolm Gaskill on witchcraft, gender-politics and being shortlisted for the Wolfson History Prize 2022  The Wolfson History Prize revealed its shortlist for 2022 in April, showcasing the best historical non-fiction titles from the previous year...

Interview | Emma Larkin on her new novel, Comrade Aeon’s Field Guide to Bangkok

Emma Larkin on her new novel, Comrade Aeon's Field Guide to Bangkok Emma Larkin is a writer and journalist living in Thailand. The author of two critically acclaimed non-fiction works, Finding George Orwell in Burma...

Interview | Daisy Johnson at The London Book Fair

 Daisy Johnson at The London Book Fair  After a two-year hiatus The London Book Fair returned earlier this month, reuniting the publishing community and sharing the international opportunities of literature to a global stage. In...

Interview | Quentin Leclerc

Erik MartinyAn Interview with Quentin Leclerc   Quentin Leclerc is an up-and-coming author, one of the rising stars of Les Editions de L’Ogre, an indie French publisher that prizes linguistic creativity. I interviewed him about his...

Interview | Hélène Bonafous-Murat

Erik MartinyAn Interview with Hélène Bonafous-Murat  Hélène Bonafous-Murat writes historic suspense fiction for the French publisher Les Editions du Passage. A former academic specialized in the novels of Walter Scott, she now works as an...

Interview | Julia Armfield on fiction writing, and the intersection of reality and fantasy

Tom ConaghanJulia Armfield on fiction writing, and the intersection of reality and fantasy Julia Armfield is the author of the critically acclaimed short story collection salt slow, as well as the recently released debut novel Our...

Interview | Jaime Gili and Loop

Cecilia Brunson Projects presents the upcoming solo exhibition, Loop, by renowned Venezuelan artist Jaime Gili. The exhibition explores the eternally spiralling ideas that connect Gili’s artistic, family and national history. We met up with...

Interview | Frédéric Ploussard on storytelling & American literature by Erik Martiny

Erik MartinyFrédéric Ploussard on storytelling & American literature Frédéric Ploussard is published by the renowned French publisher Héloïse d’Ormesson. Mobylette (Scooter), his award-winning debut novel, is set in the world of special-needs education. It’s a...

Interview | Camille Emmanuelle

Erik MartinyAn Interview with Camille Emmanuelle Camille Emmanuelle is a journalist, author and editor. Her book Sexpowerment was published to widespread acclaim in 2016. She has also written Le Goût du baiser (The Taste of...

Interview | Marion Messina on ‘Monstrous’ Novels by Erik Martiny

Erik MartinyMarion Messina on 'Monstrous' Novels Marion Messina is a high-profile French journalist who writes for Marianne and other newspapers. She made headlines with her debut novel Faux Départ (False Start) in 2017. The novel...

Interview | Douglas Abdell talks to Jean Wainwright about ‘A Reconstructed Trap House’

The London MagazineDouglas Abdell talks to Jean Wainwright about 'A Reconstructed Trap House' A conversation between Douglas Abdell and Jean Wainwright at AB-ANBAR Gallery. JW: I want to begin with some of the earliest work that...

Interview | ‘Women are Expected to Tell Their Personal Story all the Time’: In Conversation...

'Women are Expected to Tell Their Personal Story all the Time': In Conversation with Eimear McBride   Promoting and showcasing Irish writing has become an increasingly important part of the cultural programme at the Irish Cultural Centre. From...

Interview | Éric Chevillard on Experimental Writing by Erik Martiny

Erik MartinyÉric Chevillard on Experimental Writing Éric Chevillard is one of the few great French experimental writers still writing today. His books are issued by two high-profile publishers: L’Arbre Vengeur, a maverick press with a...

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