Book review – literary history

cold war

Novel explosives of the Cold War

August 22, 2019 8:49 am

Cold Warriors: Writers Who Waged the Literary Cold War by Duncan White reviewed

translator Sympathy for the Traitor by Mark Polizzotti

The translator and spy: two sides of the same coin

August 23, 2018 7:29 am

Sympathy for the Traitor by Mark Polizzotti reviewed

How do we envisage Shakespeare’s wife?

August 16, 2018 1:01 pm

Imagining Shakespeare’s Wife by Katherine West Scheil reviewed.

From Stalin’s poetry to Saddam’s romances: the terrible prose of tyrants

April 26, 2018 7:42 pm

‘Reading makes the world better. It is how humans merge. How minds connect… Reading is love in action.’ Those are…