Fan Letter

‘I was 13, with a group of friends, and it was my first time hearing anything so Black and British – and, also, so working class’

By Kadish Morris

‘I have always chosen to listen to my heart and stick to my convictions, rather than yielding to reality’

By Zeng Fanzhi

‘When I read that essay, I literally feel some kind of space opening up: I can breathe’

By Beatrice Gibson

‘A brilliantly analytical account of how the increasing prominence of English has gradually pushed other languages to a minor role’

By Vincenzo Latronico

‘I would like to dedicate this tribute to all of Zidane’s fans (of whom I am one)’

By Violaine Boutet de Monvel

‘The last time I felt maenadically enthusiastic was during this year’s Pride, marching down the streets of Milan under a scorching sun’

By Barbara Casavecchia

‘Enthusiasm leaks out from the possibility of how these things might all be together’

By Adam Chodzko

‘This performance, exquisite as always, is at once emotional and precise’

By Sarah McCrory

‘I held (and hold) his ideas and ethics like a compass’

By Lauren Cornell

‘It reminds me of my formative years and a time of many firsts’

By Renee So

‘He created rhythmic patterns that sounded, in your mind or on his voice, both adamantine and feline at once’

By Cal Revely-Calder

‘Majerus was driven by mass – calm and heavy like a smooth car – six cylinder bicycle with no flat tyre’

By Thomas Bayrle