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James Salter: write or perish

James Salter speaks to Rupert Thomson about his time in the US Air Force, penning intimate portraits of former lovers and shaking off the ‘macho’ label

Top 5: The Hermitage Collection

Marking the museum’s 250th anniversary, publisher Edward Booth-Clibborn selects his favourite items from the collection

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Celebrating Small Business Saturday –The Society Club

Nothing beats a good book – unless it’s accompanied by a great daiquiri.  We meet Babette Kulik whose Soho bookstore combines the two, creating one of the most intriguing literary spaces in London

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Riposte: Danielle Pender

As issue three hits newsstands, we sit down with Editor-in-Chief Danielle Pender to hear how the magazine’s found its footing

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Marcus Coates: The Pragmatic Subconscious

The artist talks Elliot Watson through his new book, offering shamanic advice and exercises to unleash the power of the imagination

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The Typewriter: Hunter S Thompson

John Paul-Pryor describes the romanticism amongst madness of the legendary journalist’s typewriter

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The Engagement Ring: John Keats

John-Paul Pryor explores the beauty and consequences of love on beloved poet Keats via the iconic item that defined him

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Comic Sounds: Visualising Noise

From ‘wank’ to ‘wp’, John Harris Dunning talks to Betty Wood about the role of sound in comic books

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Warren Ellis’ Rum Diary

The iconic comic-book writer turns his attention to Bacardi’s dramatic past for a unique collaboration with artist Michael Allred, and tells us why his attention is firmly on the Tube

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Bard-en-Seine Photo Story

Juliette Butler goes ‘backstage’ at Offstage Theatre’s production of Macbeth in Paris for this exclusive photo story

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The Plucking Woman of New York

Alex Vadukul meets one of New York’s colourful characters, whose small, personal acts of discomfort remind the city’s residents that she’s still there…

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Virginia Woolf: Reflections and The Souls of Others

The subject of a new exhibition at The National Portrait Gallery, curator Frances Spalding talks to us about investigating the author’s life, one marked “not by depression, but by courage, stoicism and humour”

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Polly Brown’s PLANTS

Photographer Polly Brown talks us through her new monograph, ‘Plants’, documenting the office plants of some of the world’s most iconic brands

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Jacques Derrida: 20 Years of Archive Fever

20 years after Jacques Derrida presented Archive Fever at the Freud Museum, Port asks Dr Beverley Butler about this seminal text’s relevance today

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Summer Books: Between Laziness and Labour

Taking inspiration from the words of E.M. Forster and H.W. Beecher, we present a selection of titles to stimulate your senses this summer