New Readux quartet, Just in time for summer

  And the TLS thinks we’re perfect reading for the hot, long days of summer. Kate Webb wrote, “I’m trying Readux’s English translations (by Saskia Vogel and Katy Derbyshire among others) of young European authors (Cilla Naumann, Malte Persson) and…

Chandelier

The Sia “Chandelier” video is out of this world. I kept readying myself for the perfection to slip, but that Cris-Cunninham-does-Aphex-Twin meets David Lynch thing is just sublime. The madness and passion. And mad dance skillz. I keep waiting for…

Siren Song

We’ve always been Hungry, alone and together A mermaid interlude. Please share more in the comments, if you fancy. Wangechi Mutu+Santigold: The End of Eating Everything The Silence of the Sirens by Franz Kafka (trans. Willa and Edwin Muir) Juan…

Exploding Maps at the Ace Hotel, 2 April

Visual Editions is exploding their book of maps, Where You Are, inside the Lobby Bar at Ace Hotel Shoreditch. VE and I have been working with Ace’s excellent cultural engineer Vickie Hayward on a live Great Looking Story with Londoners/authors/mapmakers/so-much-more Adam Thirlwell,…