INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS ANN ATKINS

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS ANN ATKINS

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS ANN ATKINS   Some days I’m entertainment, sunshine and slot machines donkey rides and ice creams. Others, I’m out of season, boarded up shops sandbags to fight the floods, though it’s not really seasonal,...
June 2021: Online Literary Events

June 2021: Online Literary Events

Listing for June 2021: Literary Events Online   Welcome to June! Here in the UK, we’re making good progress with the roll-out of vaccines and the nation now awaits announcements on 21st June, to find out which restrictions will be lifted next. COVID-19 is...
REVIEW: LOUISE FAZACKERLEY’S ‘THE LOLITAS’

REVIEW: LOUISE FAZACKERLEY’S ‘THE LOLITAS’

REVIEW: LOUISE FAZACKERLEY’S ‘THE LOLITAS’     Reviewed by Stella Backhouse   “I am thinking of aurochs and angels,” declares the paedophile Humbert Humbert in the typically grandiloquent closing passage of Vladimir Nabokov’s scandalous 1955 novel Lolita. “The...