Literature, Poetry & Drama


Fundamental Uncertainties: On Three (Music & Literature no. 7, 2016 – print only)

Top ten transgender books (The Guardian, 21 October 2015).

Baddies in Books: Dostoyevsky’s Underground Man (The Guardian, 10 March 2015).

Hélène Cixous: The Medusa gets the last laugh (New Statesman, 13 May 2014).

The Spectacle of Disintegration: An interview with McKenzie Wark (New Statesman, 16 May 2013).

An interview with Lars Iyer (New Statesman, 5 February 2013).

Parodying Eva Perón: on Copi (New Statesman, 17 April 2012).

The Connecting Door: on Rayner Heppenstall (3:AM, 28 July 2011).

On Paul Ableman (The Guardian, 8 December 2006).


After Kathy Acker by Chris Kraus (Frieze, 28 August 2017).

Night Games by Anna Krien (New Statesman, 22 January 2015).

Wittgenstein Jr. by Lars Iyer (New Statesman, 25 September 2014).

Lacan: In Spite of Everything by Élisabeth Roudinesco (New Statesman, 17 July 2014).

Tristano by Nanni Balestrini (New Statesman, 17 February 2014).

Re: Quin by Robert Buckeye (New Statesman, 21 December 2013).

From Morning to Midnight by Georg Kaiser – National Theatre production (New Statesman, 10 December 2013).

The Currency of Paper by Alex Kovacs (New Statesman, 18 September 2013).

Things I Don’t Want to Know by Deborah Levy (New Statesman, 9 July 2013).

Asunder by Chloe Aridjis (New Statesman, 17 June 2013).

Heroines by Kate Zambreno (New Statesman, 12 March 2013).

Reticence by Jean-Philippe Toussaint (New Statesman, 5 July 2012).

Well Done God! Selected Prose & Drama of B. S. Johnson (New Statesman, 25 February 2013).