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Thursday, September 19, 2019

In Conversation with Dr Emma Jones

The Saint's Katie Munro sat down with Dr Emma Jones, an award-winning poet and currently-writing novelist, at the end of one of her evening creative writing classes.

Posthumous Publications of Private Works: Literary Gems or an Invasion of...

Posthumous publications, works by artists which are published after their death, have become commonplace in society. In the music industry this concept is growing...

An interview with Ursula K. Le Guin

Hailed in 2016 as “America’s greatest living science fiction writer” by The New York Times no less, and officially declared a “living legend” by...

By Way of Deception: The Making and Unmaking of a Mossad...

An entertaining if far-fetched account of the dealings of a one-time Mossad officer

Words smuggled from China to St Andrews: Liu Xiaobo at StAnza

It is a sad state of affairs when a government chooses to imprison one of its own thinkers for attempting to challenge the regime...

Kazuo Ishiguro returns

His new novel is to be published this March.

Nordic noir: The best of Icelandic fiction

Nordic Noir may not have the all-pervasive influence over British readers and TV viewers it did a couple of years ago, but it is...

A fine slice of Americanah

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie could not have chosen a more apt title for her third novel

J’Accuse: Emile Zola and the Dreyfus Affair

Why, when questioned by his colleagues at Vanity Fair, did the acerbic and brilliant writer Christopher Hitchens choose Emile Zola - the largely forgotten...

My Dear, I Wanted to Tell You: Review

Set amidst the desperation of the First World War, this is probably is one of the most captivating stories of war I have read since Faulks’ Birdsong.