Granta 22: With Your Tongue Down My Throat

Autumn 1987

Hanif Kureishi’s first novella: a tale of Nadia and Nina, of two sisters, two cities, two worlds, two passions. Plus: ‘An Escape from Kampala’, the story Graham Greene called ‘an illustration of how politics can turn insane’, Leslie Cockburn on the Contras’ cocaine trail, Nadine Gordimer, Doris Lessing, Carlos Fuentes, and James Fenton’s ‘The Truce’.