To read this in full, take out a digital subscription to
Granta. Over thirty years of new writing at your fingertips – subscribe now.
Sign in to granta.com.
A woman fights the homely fate of her name.
An accident that renders a child brain-dead changes the dynamics of his immigrant family.
A hopeful story against the backdrop of a horrific massacre on the border of Haiti and the Dominican Republic in 1937.
This extract from Sherman Alexie’s second novel Indian Killer follows a boy stolen from his family and adopted into another.
John Freeman interviews Daniel Alarcón about book piracy in Peru.
Julianne Pachico and Colin Barrett debate line writing vs free writing, inherited literatures and how to give a reading.
‘Daddy always said our apples were blessed because the order lived beside us. He liked to gift crates of Egremont Russets, the sweetest of all his fruit, to the sisters.’
John Connell writes of a trial and a murder during the Irish War of Independence.
Colin Barrett on the Hawe family murder-suicide, and what the Irish media’s coverage tells us about the nation’s prejudices.
Granta Publications | 12 Addison Avenue | London | W11 4QR | Tel +44(0)20 7605 1360 | Fax +44(0)20 7605 1361
The copyright to all contents of this site is held either by Granta or by the individual authors, and none of the material may be used elsewhere without written permission. For reprint enquiries,