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Fiction | The Online Edition

From Another World

Evelina Santangelo

An excerpt from the novel From Another World, translated from the Italian by Ruth Clarke.

Fiction | The Online Edition

Earthlings

Sayaka Murata

An excerpt from Earthlings, translated from the Japanese by Ginny Tapley Takemori.

Essays & Memoir | The Online Edition

Notes on Craft

Sara Freeman

Sara Freeman, author of Tides, on writing while seeing the wood for the trees.

In Conversation | The Online Edition

In Conversation

Will Alexander & James Goodwin

‘I may have mentioned this at a prior time but there are around 250,000 words in the English language, yet within the utilitarian scale they seem consumed according to advertising and profit.’

Essays & Memoir | The Online Edition

Lice

A. K. Blakemore

‘I often had head lice as a child. Outbreaks circulated around my primary school on a seasonal basis.’

A new essay from the author of The Manningtree Witches.

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News, Prizes & Events

Prize

Amnion and Garden Physic Longlisted for the Laurel Prize

Amnion by Stephanie Sy-Quia and Garden Physic by Sylvia Legris have been longlisted for the Laurel Prize 2022

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Constructing a Nervous System Shortlisted for the Gordon Burn Prize

Constructing a Nervous System by Margo Jefferson has been shortlisted for the 2022 Gordon Burn Prize .

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Noel O’Regan recipient of Arts Council 2022 Next Generation award

Noel O'Regan, author of Though the Bodies Fall, is a recipient of the Arts Council 2022 Next Generation award, awarded to promising emerging artists across all disciplines.