In her series Observatoires, Noémie Goudal places stairs, pyramids and domes in natural, isolated, timeless spaces.
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Margaret Atwood presents a man pining for his lost love over decades.
An extract from Madeleine Thien‘s Man-Booker shortlisted novel.
Douglas Coupland on rock-star font Helvetica.
A women looks for control in a story by Alice Munro.
A mildewed dystopia from Camilla Grudova.
Will Boast on how Bernini's Apollo and Daphne helped him write his latest novel
‘Is the conventional novel the closest model we have to our condition? Or simply the bedtime story that most comforts us?’
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‘Circuses have the capacity to transform those rejected by society – the acrobats, rope-walkers, puppeteers and expelled demons – into wonders and celebrities.’
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