Literature

Publishing elegant, peculiar studies in fine attention and finer craft, how the small London press is producing some of the best writing around

The poet on the ‘strange portability’ of life on the road 

The novelist explored Jewish identity in the US through a lens of frustrated heterosexuality

The US writer, who died last week, brought a quality of inestimable importance to the modern novel: a mind that was wholly in tune with the times

Homages to the writers and friends at Tate St Ives and Turner Contemporary pay tribute to their affection for the sea as a cipher for the self

Before ‘fake news’ and the turn against Facebook, painter David Salle remembers a book that predicted how the media sphere would shatter

As the Man Booker Prize debates whether to nix US writers, the ‘homogenized future’ some novelists fear for British literature is already here

Photography: Clément Pascal

Curators Tom Eccles and Amy Zion take a literary theme for 2018

Artist Christian Nyampeta reveals the books that have influenced him

The long-overdue publication of Susan Sontag's collected short fiction 

From a wild child to a talking mongoose: what to read this weekend

From unmasking an author to literary dress sense: what to read this weekend