The White Review No. 5


The Last Walk by Ivan Vladislavić (Essay)

Ben Marcus (Interview)

Sonnets from Shakespeare by Emily Critchley (Poetry)

A New Idea of Art: Christof Schlingensief and the Opera Village Africa (Art)

Northern Lights by Niall McClelland (Art) 

Tourists by Michael Amherst (Fiction)

Colonel Blimp’s Bad Conscience by Max McGuinness (Essay)

Hans Ulrich Obrist (Interview)

Three Poems by Gioconda Belli (tr. J.S. Tennant) (Poetry)

Choose Your Own Formalism by David Auerbach (Essay)

Ikebana by Camille Henrot (Art)

Sent by Joshua Cohen (Fiction)


Cover by Franziska Holstein

Concertina insert: Three Poems by Herta Müller (tr. Lyn Marven) 



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