Books

Frida Kahlo: The Complete Paintings
Art & PhotographyDive into Frida Kahlo’s unseen, most intimate works of art
The Extreme Self
Life & CultureThis novel asks how humans can weather this era of extreme change
Paris Lees
Life & CultureParis Lees: ‘I’m refusing the trans misery narrative’
Sally Rooney
Life & CultureView the cover for Sally Rooney’s new novel, Beautiful World, Where Are You
I Love Dick, Amazon Prime
Life & CultureThese books celebrate female pleasure and women who refuse to behave
Torrey Peters
Life & CultureTransphobic hate won’t keep Torrey Peters’ Detransition, Baby from triumph
Keisha the Sket
Life & Culture#Merky Books is reviving the noughties viral classic ‘Keisha the Sket’
ELECTRONIC BEATS 2
MusicThis book celebrates 20 years of Electronic Beats
Torrey Peters, Jenny Zhang, Jenny Offill
Life & Culture6 books that offer new perspectives on motherhood
Danielle DASH
Life & CultureThis book celebrates love stories by and for women of colour
Aasama Walton Black Art Library
Art & PhotographyInside the Black Art Library, a vital resource growing in Detroit
Sally Rooney
Life & Culture2021 is looking up: Sally Rooney’s new novel is out in September
6 books that offer new perspectives on illness
Life & Culture6 books that offer new perspectives on illness
Jaime King Davide Sorrenti
FashionA snapshot of Davide Sorrenti’s life and loves, via his intimate Polaroids
Nov book column 2020
Life & CultureBooks to read this winter instead of doomscrolling your life away
Alexandra Leese’s Me + Mine
Art & PhotographyCapturing intimate nude portraits of women on webcams across the world
A Clockwork Orange
Life & CultureAnthony Burgess didn’t actually want people to read A Clockwork Orange
Some guy made his computer read out vintage porn film titles
Science & TechSome guy programmed his computer to read out vintage porn film titles
Jenny Hval interview Dazed
Life & CultureJenny Hval’s new novel bridges black metal, witchcraft, and period blood
October 2020 book list Dazed
Life & CultureThe books to read through October and the spooky season
Kissing the Coronavirus cover
Life & CultureThere’s been a very unsexy boom in coronavirus erotica
Anti Capitalism reading list
Life & CultureThe ultimate anti-capitalist reading list to seize the means of production
Book Column Sept 2020
Life & CultureAll the books to read in September instead of going back to school
Maja Antoine-Onikoyi, Maja’s Education Project
Life & CultureThis project sends Black history books to people who can’t afford them