Ben Judah and Rowan Moore chat to Dave Hill, Wed 4th May

Ben Judah and Rowan Moore chat to Dave Hill, Wed 4th May

This is London by Ben Judah This is the new London: an immigrant city. Over one-third of Londoners were born abroad, with half arriving since the millennium. This has utterly transformed the capital, for better and for worse. Ben Judah is an acclaimed foreign correspondent, but here he turns his reporter’s gaze on home, immersing […]

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Lynsey Hanley and Mike Savage talk social class, April 27th

Lynsey Hanley and Mike Savage talk social class, April 27th

Join us on April 27th when Lynsey Hanley will be talking about her new book, Respectable: The Experience of Class with Mike Savage. [Tickets] Society is often talked about as a ladder, from which you can climb from bottom to top. The walls are less talked about. This book is about how people try to […]

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The Third and Final Nail-Biting Installment of The Gift Guide!

The Third and Final Nail-Biting Installment of The Gift Guide!

A final round of recommendations for book-shaped gifts for 2015! Big Fiction A few of this year’s heaviest hitters. A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara Purity by Jonathan Franzen Book of Numbers by Joshua Cohen Little Fiction Small but perfectly formed. The Wallcreeper by Nell Zink I Love Dick by Chris Kraus The Festival of […]

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