Chantal Akerman’s ‘My Mother Laughs’

Book Review

October 2019

Nicole Flattery

Book Review

October 2019

There’s a scene in the documentary I Don’t Belong Anywhere, about the Belgian filmmaker’s Chantal Akerman’s life and work, where she discusses her only...

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Issue No. 26

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Issue No. 26

At the close of this issue’s interview with Elad Lassry, who has also provided us with a new artwork for our cover, the artist...

Essay

Issue No. 26

Selected Annahs

Khairani Barokka

Essay

Issue No. 26

The title of Paul Gauguin’s 1893-94 portrait Annah La Javanaise. Aita tamari vahine Judith te parari has two parts,...

Interview

Issue No. 26

Interview with Saidiya Hartman

Victoria Adukwei Bulley

Interview

Issue No. 26

The first time I encountered Saidiya Hartman, she was a voice in salt., an award-winning play by artist and...

Prize Winner

Issue No. 26

At the Heart of Things

Vanessa Onwuemezi

Prize Winner

Issue No. 26

there is no meaning. Hanging a picture on the...

Poetry

Issue No. 26

DRAKE EQUATION

GBOYEGA ODUBANJO

Poetry

Issue No. 26

i’m running out of data on the train everyone...

Essay

September 2019

The Scrutiny of Consumption: On Korean Women’s Poetry and Literary Inheritance

Joanna Lee

Essay

September 2019

It has never been easier to buy kimchi in...

Essay

September 2019

Angry Ballerinas

Emily Wells

Essay

September 2019

Balanchine, the Wilis, and Collective Female Anger in Ballet...

Interview

Issue No. 14

Interview with Rachel Cusk

Francesca Wade

Interview

Issue No. 14

First published in The White Review No. 14, July...

Book Review

September 2019

Lisa Taddeo’s ‘Three Women’

Octavia Bright

Book Review

September 2019

Reading Lisa Taddeo’s Three Women, I kept thinking of the artist Jenny Holzer’s statement from her work Truisms: ‘abuse...

Book Review

August 2019

Geovani Martins’s ‘The Sun on my Head’

Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Book Review

August 2019

I started reading Geovani Martins’s The Sun on my...

Book Review

August 2019

Jia Tolentino’s ‘Trick Mirror’

Rebecca Liu

Book Review

August 2019

Talk about the fates of young professional women today...

Book Review

August 2019

Jordy Rosenberg’s ‘Confessions of the Fox’

Izabella Scott

Book Review

August 2019

It’s hot as fuck, said the friend who handed...

Book Review

August 2019

Jamel Brinkley’s ‘A Lucky Man’

Chris Power

Book Review

August 2019

‘I’m deeply suspicious of the idea that people or...

Jos Charles’s ‘Feeld’

Book Review

July 2019

Josephine Livingstone

Book Review

July 2019

In his book Ways of Seeing, John Berger wrote, ‘Each evening we see the sun set. We know that the earth is turning away...

Art Review

July 2019

You’re Stuck in My Guts

Bryony White

Art Review

July 2019

Friendship often requires the careful dance of shared time and being attentive to one another’s needs. Recently when I...

Interview

July 2019

Interview with Ariana Reines

Rebecca Tamás

Interview

July 2019

I first became aware of Ariana Reines’s work through her early poetry collection The Cow (2006), which went on to win...

Art Review

July 2019

Graham Little, Alison Jacques Gallery

Alex Bennett

Art Review

July 2019

The woman in Graham Little’s Untitled (Mother and Baby)...

Book Review

July 2019

Andrea Lawlor’s ‘Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl’

Juliet Jacques

Book Review

July 2019

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl is...

Fiction

July 2019

Exquisite Mariposa

FIONA ALISON DUNCAN

Fiction

July 2019

I broke three contracts in 2016. The first was...

Art Review

June 2019

Jonathas de Andrade, One to One

William Harris

Art Review

June 2019

A collection of workers’ shirts, mounted like shopping displays...

Events

October 2019

They’re Really Close to My Body: A Lecture by Johanna Hedva

Events

October 2019

They’re Really Close to My Body:  A Hagiography of Nine...

Events

September 2019

Poetry with Katharine Kilalea and Khairani Barokka

Events

September 2019

Friday 4 October | 19:00–21:30 | Book Tickets   We’re delighted to announce the next in our poetry salon...

Events

September 2019

The White Review No. 26 Launch Party

Events

September 2019

Thursday 10 October / White Cube Bermondsey / Doors...

prize

September 2019

The White Review Poet's Prize 2019

prize

September 2019

Announcing the White Review Poet’s Prize 2019. The Poet’s...

Events

August 2019

Poetry with Leo Boix and Vala Thorodds

Events

August 2019

Friday 13 September | 19:00–21:30 | Book tickets   We’re...

Events

July 2019

The White Review Art Anthology Launch Party

Events

July 2019

24 July | 7pm | Tate Modern Terrace Shop...

Two Poems

Poetry

Issue No. 25

Charlotte Geater

Poetry

Issue No. 25

THREE DAYS   so it’s like, we shouldn’t press our cheeks together like we think / we know because say i saw pen on...

Essay

Issue No. 25

The Promise of Renewal

Christine Okoth

Essay

Issue No. 25

If you passed London’s Old Street in the summer of 2018, you will have seen a usually bare piece...

Feature

Issue No. 25

Editorial

Feature

Issue No. 25

As the UK remains in political disarray and large-scale protests against climate change gather pace, it’s perhaps not surprising...

Three Poems

Poetry

June 2019

Deryn Rees-Jones

Poetry

June 2019

EYES TO THE RIGHT, NOSE TO THE LEFT     I had heard wrong. Someone was weeping.   *   But I couldn’t tell...

 

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