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December 2022

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You Have Not Yet Been Defeated

Essay

November 2022

Alaa Abd el-Fattah

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November 2022

RightsCon is an annual human rights conference, run by Access Now. Alaa attended the first ever RightsCon in October 2011. Every year Access Now...

Essay

October 2022

But Who Could Have Known? (Grief, Gratitude)

Thomas Glave

Essay

October 2022

But how could anyone have known? Known or believed that even now, nearly three decades since your sister’s death...

Interview

October 2022

Interview with Sarah Schulman

Kristin Grogan

Interview

October 2022

In Sarah Schulman’s 1986 novel Girls, Visions and Everything she describes Gay Day, the gay pride march in New...

Prize Entry

April 2022

The White Review Short Story Prize 2022, sponsored by RCW

Prize Entry

April 2022

On Saturday 15 October, at an event in London,...

Essay

October 2022

Guts

Julia Armfield

Essay

October 2022

In Alexandra Kleeman’s 2015 novel You Too Can Have...

Fiction

October 2022

The Boar’s Gambit

Vladimir Sorokin

TR. Max Lawton

Fiction

October 2022

The President of a small European country was dozing...

From the archive

Issue No. 23

Interview with Annie Ernaux

Lauren Elkin

From the archive

Issue No. 23

In 1999, living in France for the first time,...

Interview

September 2022

Interview with Susanna Moore

Rosa Lyster

Interview

September 2022

Susanna Moore’s memoir, Miss Aluminum (2020), takes its title...

Poetry

September 2022

A Violet Coagulation of Dispersals

Momtaza Mehri

Poetry

September 2022

I   All the real niggas are dead or in prison. We are elaborating gently. We are gooey in...

Fiction

September 2022

Insekt or large verminous thing

Kate Zambreno

Fiction

September 2022

Around dusk one evening in March, I went out...

Events

September 2022

The White Review Short Story Prize Party 2022

Events

September 2022

Saturday 15 October / 7:30 p.m. / Reference Point...

Essay

September 2022

Getting Rid of It

Ariel Saramandi

Essay

September 2022

As a schoolgirl I was told that abortion was...

Prize Entry

September 2022

The Professor of Loss

Jekwu Anyaegbuna

Prize Entry

September 2022

The Professor stormed into the brothel’s reception hall in...

Under the Paving Stones, the Sofa

Prize Entry

September 2022

Alex Aspden

Prize Entry

September 2022

The email telling us to return to the office came last week, but I know when I step off the train that I can’t...

Prize Entry

September 2022

Come Back, Freddy Krueger!

John Christopher

Prize Entry

September 2022

When I took my boyfriend, Freddy Krueger, home to meet my parents, they were disappointed, grey, fatigued, but not...

Prize Entry

September 2022

Class of 1985

Jiaqi Kang

Prize Entry

September 2022

≠Late spring is when Hangzhou is prettiest, but it is also when the air turns hot, wet and sticky,...

Prize Entry

September 2022

Galapagos Man, Do You See?

Hannah Jingwen Lee

Prize Entry

September 2022

‘Where are my shoes?’   Alana is threading her...

Prize Entry

September 2022

Ruins

Leeor Ohayon

Prize Entry

September 2022

1.   A mural with a soldier and a...

Prize Entry

September 2022

Heliotrope

Wiggy Bob Snow

Prize Entry

September 2022

Catmint wakes up to the taste of milk and...

Prize Entry

September 2022

Mothers in the Hague

Aparna Surendra

Prize Entry

September 2022

The mothers check their belongings into lockers and pass...

Interview

August 2022

Interview with Yaa Gyasi

Alok Vaid-Menon

Interview

August 2022

In my first year of college I auditioned for...

Fiction

August 2022

How Much Is That Doggie In The Window?

Gloria Mwaniga Odary

Fiction

August 2022

The day Mama threw a cooking stick at Kagonya was a November day so hot that the ripened bananas...

Art Review

August 2022

The White Review Summer Sale 2022

Art Review

August 2022

Hello! We hope you’re enjoying Issue 33 — if...

Essay

August 2022

Four Years

Oliver Basciano

Essay

August 2022

Seeing the pen hover millimetres above my notebook in...

Book Review

August 2022

There are only girls on the internet

Rebecca Liu

Book Review

August 2022

I remember the first time I saw it, like...

Interview

Issue No. 33

Interview with Bani Abidi

Skye Arundhati Thomas

Interview

Issue No. 33

In the three-minute short Mangoes (1999) by Berlin-based Pakistani...

The Weeping Woman

Essay

July 2022

Isabelle Dupuy

Essay

July 2022

We were clearing the dishes after dinner when I found myself telling my 15 year old son the story of La Llorona. I’d been...

Book Review

July 2022

It’s Personal: Writing and Reading Through Grief

Orit Gat

Book Review

July 2022

1. A spill  I’m drinking coffee in bed and reading The Reactor. I feel so close to everything Nick...

Events

July 2022

Shola von Reinhold presents LOTE with Harron Walker

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July 2022

Fri 22 July / The Drawing Center, New York / 6-8 p.m. / Free / Register   P&T Knitwear,...

The Pocket’s Delight: A Conversation on Essays, Secrecy and Signs

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July 2022

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July 2022

Thursday 28 July / Camden Art Centre Café & Garden / 7–9 p.m. / Free / Register   The White Review, in collaboration with...

 

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