The Chief The sound of the bell for the closing of the temple gate reaches my ears. I am on my...
Interview with Valeria Luiselli
Valeria Luiselli’s second novel, The Story of My Teeth, was commissioned by two curators for an exhibition at Galeria Jumex,...
Issue No. 1
Ninety-Nine, One Hundred
Sitting at a British Library desk in July 2006, a reader carefully consulted the fraying pages of A Relation of...
The Bird Thing
You are worried about the bird thing but that’s the last thing you want to think about right now, smoking...
Interview with Marine Hugonnier
Like a spread of Tarot cards, an artist can adopt the viewpoint of a journalist or a madman, a soldier...
War is Easy, Peace is Hard
At around midday on 19 July, Koray Türkay boarded a bus in Istanbul and set off for the Syrian border....
Licence to Play
In his 1992 essay ‘In Search of the Centaur’, the writer and critic Phillip Lopate described the essay-film as ‘a...
Sightlines: James Turrell
For, and in memory of, Jules Wright Approach It is a pleasure too rarely realised to venture...
Interview with Katrina Palmer
G.W.F. Hegel isn’t looking too good. With an afternoon of student tutorials to attend at the School of Sculpture Without...