Each week Reaction Weekend brings you Favourite Things – interviews with interesting people about the skills, hobbies, pleasures and past times that make them who they are.
At the heart of Kiley Reid’s debut novel Such A Fun Age (2020) is a moment you feel like you’ve watched, horrified, on viral shaky
A short way into Ben Lerner’s new novel, The Topeka School, Jonathan, a therapist at the Topeka “Foundation”, and one of the novel’s narrators, is
Marie-Henri Beyle, the French author who lived from 1783 to 1842, was a “romantic realist”. So, clearly of an oxymoronic bent and with an overactive
Andrei Bely’s novel Petersburg was written amid the great cultural tensions and transformations of pre-Revolutionary Russia. Published in 1913, it is set during the run
The peerless novelist and cultural commentator Toni Morrison, who has died aged 88, never accepted the received wisdom about anything. In a writing career that