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‘Ghost stories, then, are not always characterised by fear. Sometimes, they are stories of belief, comfort, faith.’
Laura Maw on the photography of Corinne May Botz.
The Making of Acting Class
Nick Drnaso on the making of his new graphic novel Acting Class, in this exclusive mini-documentary.
‘The photographs do not feel like a documentary record of kids in theme parks so much as a startling lyric glimpse of some inner vision that they all might be having of one.’
Rattawut Lapcharoensap introduces the photography of Aline Deschamps.
Previously unpublished drawings by Franz Kafka, author of The Trial and The Castle.
The Right to Intimacy
‘Rosella and her co-creators curate an archive of pain, of endurance, of love and belonging, of alienation and disconnection.’
Nicole R. Fleetwood introduces the photography of Raphaela Rosella.
‘But what is an unencumbered gaze? And where does it begin to see?’
Esther Kinsky introduces a photoessay by Muhammad Salah.
Notes on Craft
‘Revision for me is relief. It is reassurance.’
Amy Bloom on the pleasures of revising.
Photographer Stephen Gill, whose photo-book Please Notify the Sun came out in 2021, speaks to Granta.
‘The Roma understand that a home doesn’t need axles and wheels to be “Gypsy”, and we look for other signs.’
Damian Le Bas introduces photographs taken by the Herak family.
‘The picture of a postcard is a geograft, a scion of a place thrust into the life of a resident of somewhere else.’
Jennifer Croft on graffiti and the history of the postcard.