A Violet Coagulation of Dispersals

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September 2022

Momtaza Mehri

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September 2022

I   All the real niggas are dead or in prison. We are elaborating gently. We are gooey in the middle. The distance between...

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The White Review Short Story Prize 2022, sponsored by RCW

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Thank you to all of those who entered this year’s White Review Short Story Prize, sponsored by RCW.    We’re delighted to announce this...

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The Professor of Loss

Jekwu Anyaegbuna

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The Professor stormed into the brothel’s reception hall in the evening and kicked away our singing radio. It flew...

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Under the Paving Stones, the Sofa

Alex Aspden

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The email telling us to return to the office came last week, but I know when I step off...

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Come Back, Freddy Krueger!

John Christopher

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When I took my boyfriend, Freddy Krueger, home to...

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Class of 1985

Jiaqi Kang

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Late spring is when Hangzhou is prettiest, but it...

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Galapagos Man, Do You See?

Hannah Jingwen Lee

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

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Ruins

Leeor Ohayon

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1.   A mural with a soldier and a...

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Heliotrope

Wiggy Bob Snow

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

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Mothers in the Hague

Aparna Surendra

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The mothers check their belongings into lockers and pass through metal detectors. They learn the rules of the public...

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Interview with Yaa Gyasi

Alok Vaid-Menon

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

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How Much Is That Doggie In The Window?

Gloria Mwaniga Odary

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The day Mama threw a cooking stick at Kagonya...

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The White Review Summer Sale 2022

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

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Four Years

Oliver Basciano

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

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August 2022

Rebecca Liu

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August 2022

I remember the first time I saw it, like a freshly alert hare alarmed by movement in the distant grasslands. It was 2013. Model...

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Issue No. 33

Interview with Bani Abidi

Skye Arundhati Thomas

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Issue No. 33

In the three-minute short Mangoes (1999) by Berlin-based Pakistani artist Bani Abidi, two women sit next to each other on...

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July 2022

The Weeping Woman

Isabelle Dupuy

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July 2022

We were clearing the dishes after dinner when I found myself telling my 15 year old son the story...

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It’s Personal: Writing and Reading Through Grief

Orit Gat

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1. A spill  I’m drinking coffee in bed and...

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Shola von Reinhold presents LOTE with Harron Walker

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Fri 22 July / The Drawing Center, New York...

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

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Thursday 28 July / Camden Art Centre Café &...

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Gut Feelings

Hannah Hutchings-Georgiou

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July 2022

In Hayv Kahraman’s vast painting, ‘Entanglements no.1’ (2021), all...

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The Inheritors

Ariel Saramandi

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It is a story told in every Creole family...

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Interview with Siri Hustvedt

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Very few writers in the twenty-first century are polymaths of the sort that previous centuries sometimes spawned – those...

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June 2022

Warped Pastoral: Ralf Webb and Sam Buchan-Watts in Conversation

Ralf Webb

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June 2022

Sam Buchan-Watts’s Path Through Wood, published in October 2021, begins...

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Three Poems

Fahad Al-Amoudi

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THE OLD JUSTICE   My grandfather was a construction...

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Who is a Revolutionary Subject?

Helen Mackreath

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In the face of legal restraints, police repression, political...

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Interview with Sara Ahmed

Rhoda Feng

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Consider the exclamation mark. Medieval in origin, this blink...

A Strange Bird

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June 2022

Isobel Harbison

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June 2022

My parakeets fly over us at dusk. There are maybe 40 of them. They fly low, not low enough to touch or to get...

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‘The interior of a pocket is hidden away’, writes Francis Whorrall-Campbell in the speculative manifesto ‘Pocket Theory’, a response...

Fiction

June 2022

The Life of Andy

David Hayden

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June 2022

October 12, 1976, Soho, London. Andy stood in the alley outside the Prince of Wales. He felt in the...

Interview with Wu Tsang

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June 2022

Jade Barget

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June 2022

Image: ‘visionary company’ (2021) by Wu Tsang, at Lafayette Anticipations © Pierre Antoine   On entering Visionary Company (2020), Wu Tsang’s exhibition at Lafayette...

 

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