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Books to look out for in July 2018

Books to look out for in July 2018

The fear of damnation, the modernist sensibility and the racial politics of twentieth-century America are just some of the topics bursting out of this July’s must-reads. Take a look through… READ MORE

The creation of Sara Levy’s World

The creation of Sara Levy’s World

Dear Nancy, I’m writing a letter in the way that a woman of the late-eighteenth or early-nineteenth century might have written to her friend—to share ideas, emotions, thoughts, aspirations—assuming that… READ MORE

Leeds IMC is coming!

Leeds IMC is coming!

Unlike a road sign on its baffling road network, Leeds IMC appears to us in plenty of time, and we’re always expecting – nay, anticipating – it. “OK, who’s going… READ MORE

Things Fall Apart – 60th anniversary

Things Fall Apart – 60th anniversary

On 17 June, 1958, the hardback edition of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart was published by the London-based publishing house William Heinemann. The landmark novel, which follows the life of a fictional… READ MORE

Tomb and Temple

Tomb and Temple

June sees the publication of Tomb and Temple, a collection of essays which explore the influence of the sacred buildings of Jerusalem on architecture worldwide. But such a simple description… READ MORE