Books

In our devotion to computation and its predictive capabilities are we rushing blindly towards our own demise?

With a republished collection of her writing by David Zwirner Books, the Italophile critic is shown to be as dangerous and uncanny as she is intell

How designers are exploring the subject’s elemental role as an agent of political and social change

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

Dolphins, ketamine and leaky realities: Mark Pilkington considers Altered States, 40 years after its release

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

Provincial landscapes mask creeping violence in three new novels by Emma Glass, Sophie Mackintosh and Fiona Mozley 

Everybody’s favourite underpaid, over-educated, raven-haired art critic, Rhonda Lieberman, is as relevant as ever

With his new book How to Write an Autobiographical Novel published today, the writer shares the books that have influenced him

Now out from Rizzoli, a new book collects the collages of the recently-deceased poet and erstwhile art critic

Gazumped by John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath, a story of Dustbowl climate refugees who rise up against their oppressors

Andrew Durbin on Some Trick, an experimental collection steeped in the author's knowledge of classics and mathematics