Published five decades ago, Gabriel García Márquez’s One Hundred Years Of Solitude was a landmark achievement for Latin American literature, but what makes it a classic?
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of ‘The Outsider’, we pay tribute to the radical writer and his influential thoughts on the meaning of life – or rather, the positive lack of it
Ben Eastham, co-founder of arts and literary publication The White Review, explains his love for the American Pop Art auteur
Alexander Hawkins mulls over the relationship between the life and work of French philosopher, Michel Foucault
Considering the extraordinary potential of genetic engineering, Brian Patrick Eha wonders whether it will aid humanity, or create a new form of inequality
Thurston Moore, founding member of Sonic Youth, tells PORT what he loves and loathes
Attempting to capture the plight of Syrian refugees, photographer Giles Duley visits a camp in Lebanon to illuminate the complex stories of its inhabitants
Author and staff writer at The New Yorker, Mark Singer, considers the reality of national life and death under President Trump
Acclaimed writer Rick Moody on finding humour in Virginia Woolf, writing fictitious hotel reviews, and why novels should mirror modern life
PORT contributors Will Self, Janine di Giovanni and Hanif Kureishi put forward their reasons to remain in the EU
The joint-winner of the Man Booker International Prize 2016 discusses independent publishing, learning Korean, and the growing market for literary translation
Our fifth anniversary issue is now on sale, featuring Will Self (interviewing himself), an exclusive interview with iconic Japanese architect Tadao Ando, and much more…
Ahead of the launch of issue 18 of PORT this Thursday 7th April, cover star Will Self muses on the future of publishing
Veteran British soldier Harry Parker discusses his debut novel that explores conflict from the perspective of 45 objects
Founder of the Hoxton Hotel, Kurt R Bredenbeck, reflects on a Syrian hotel lost in time, and now possibly lost forever
US playwright and film director Neil LaBute wonders #whendidwebecomesofuckingneedyandruthlessandawful?
Veteran war reporter Janine di Giovanni reflects on how the barbaric methods employed by ISIS has changed the rules of reporting
Stories of frontline battle are increasingly told by those who have never taken part. Just how urgent are realistic narratives of current warfare and to whom should we look for these accounts?
Granta editor and Guardian first book award nominee Max Porter chats to PORT about taking risks in contemporary publishing
PORT visits the Manhattan apartment of Gay Talese, the writer whose investigative curiosity and distinctive prose elevated journalism to an art form