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Art Review

April 2021

Vijeta Kumar

Art Review

April 2021

In a photograph by Jaisingh Nageswaran, a boy is swimming in a river. His arm lunges forward, hanging mid-air. In another image, a young...

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Fiction

Issue No. 30

Preti Taneja

Fiction

Issue No. 30

And the night John Berger died, I, Maria, pale shadow, the youngest sister of Sabine, was walking the city. And the gallery stayed open...

Interview

Issue No. 30

Interview with Marie NDiaye

AURÉLIE MAURIN

TR. Samuel Rutter

Interview

Issue No. 30

Over the course of her career, Marie NDiaye has carved herself a unique position in French literature, situated somewhere...

Essay

Issue No. 30

ALL THE STAIN IS TENDER: THE ASIAN DELUGE AND WHITE AUSTRALIA

JESSICA ZHAN MEI YU

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Issue No. 30

I was three years old when Pauline Hanson announced in Parliament that Australia was ‘in danger of being swamped...

Interview

Issue No. 30

Interview With Ming Smith

ZOE WHITLEY

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Issue No. 30

‘This is a rare book,’ Toni Morrison wrote in...

Feature

Issue No. 30

Editorial: Issue 30

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Issue No. 30

This issue of The White Review – which marks...

Poetry

February 2021

THREE POEMS

Sarah Gridley

Poetry

February 2021

  ADDRESSEE   I mind less that you go...

Book Review

February 2021

On Mary Gaitskill

Rosa Lyster

Book Review

February 2021

Mary Gaitskill’s fiction is full of cats – stray...

Feature

February 2021

The Charms On Her Bracelet

Kristian Vistrup Madsen

Feature

February 2021

Mariah Carey was my first love. She was 30,...

Prize Entry

February 2021

The White Review Poet’s Prize 2020/21 Shortlist

Prize Entry

February 2021

We are excited to announce the eight portfolios shortlisted for the White Review Poet’s Prize 2020/21, in partnership with...

Interview

February 2021

Interview with Paul Mendez

Rastko Novakovic

Interview

February 2021

Rainbow Milk, Paul Mendez’s debut novel, explores lived histories...

Book Review

January 2021

The Abyss Echoes Back: Judith Schalansky’s ‘An Inventory of Losses’

Aaron Peck

Book Review

January 2021

Early in Judith Schalansky’s An Inventory of Losses, the...

Poetry

January 2021

THREE POEMS

Luke Allan

Poetry

January 2021

  First winter in Iceland     Some mornings...

Essay

January 2021

An Uneasy Girl

Philippa Snow

Essay

January 2021

Even before Lucie arrives holding a shotgun, we know...

‘Like a pope, at the edge of the well’

Fiction

January 2021

Veronica Stigger

TR. Zoë Perry

Fiction

January 2021

A selection of short pieces by Veronica Stigger   The Bridge   Todo empezó como una broma. When Pedro realised that he’d been living...

Feature

December 2020

Books of the Year

Feature

December 2020

  Members of THE WHITE REVIEW editorial team, contributors and friends of the magazine reveal the books they’ve been reading and...

Fiction

December 2020

The Custard Factory

Camilla Grudova

Fiction

December 2020

The explosion happened one mid-morning at the Swan Custard Factory. A dust-cloud of cornstarch was ignited, blowing off the...

Essay

December 2020

Palaces for All

Nathalie Olah

Essay

December 2020

Walter Benjamin said of Kafka that his work dealt...

Interview

December 2020

Interview with Namwali Serpell

David Isaacs

Interview

December 2020

Namwali Serpell is a rarity: an academic and novelist...

Art Review

December 2020

End Times: Heather Phillipson’s ‘The End’

Alex Quicho

Art Review

December 2020

A huge swirl of whipped cream, garnished with a...

Essay

December 2020

Girls Like Us

McKenzie Wark

Essay

December 2020

I want you to be in my writing. Maybe...

Fiction

December 2020

Distancing

Jacinda Townsend

Fiction

December 2020

Ruth held out her gloved hands to Clarisse, wiggled...

Poetry

November 2020

Three Poems from The Rake

Tristram Fane Saunders

Poetry

November 2020

The Rake packs up his troubles in an old kit-bag and smiles, smiles, smiles   Holding things, I found,...

Interview

November 2020

Interview with Anne Serre

Nina Leger

Interview

November 2020

I met Anne Serre on the shelves of a...

Essay

November 2020

So Many Times, Lausanne

Carlos Fonseca

TR. Jessica Sequeira

Essay

November 2020

I   As soon as I sat down, I...

Book Review

November 2020

A net, a web, a trap: on ‘Glitch Feminism’

R. V. Campbell

Book Review

November 2020

I was fourteen when I first transformed from Rosa...

Interview

Issue No. 29

Interview with Fanny Howe

FIONA ALISON DUNCAN

Interview

Issue No. 29

Fanny Howe’s bibliography is as bewildering as her itinerant...

On Water

Essay

Issue No. 29

Victoria Adukwei Bulley

Essay

Issue No. 29

& we say to her what have you done with our kin that you swallowed? & she says that was ages ago, you’ve drunk...

Interview

Issue No. 29

Interview with Scholastique Mukasonga

Julian Lucas

Interview

Issue No. 29

Scholastique Mukasonga is Rwanda’s most celebrated author. Her eight works of memoir and fiction, all written in French, reckon...

Essay

Issue No. 29

Solace

Caleb Azumah Nelson

Essay

Issue No. 29

I lost my faith the year my Grandma passed away. She was here and then she was not, and...

Woman with a White Pekingese

Prize Winner

Issue No. 29

Elizabeth O’Connor

Prize Winner

Issue No. 29

The women in her family have always shown dogs. They keep pictures of the dogs on the wall beside the staircase, a line-up in...

 

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