Loudon Wainwright III

Liner Notes

Loudon Wainwright III, the son of esteemed Life magazine columnist Loudon Wainwright, Jr., is the patriarch of […]

David Lynch & Kristine McKenna

Room to Dream

David Lynch – co-creator of Twin Peaks and writer and director of groundbreaking films such as Eraserhead, […]

Viv Albertine

To Throw Away

Every memoir is a battle between reality and invention – but in her follow up to Clothes, […]

Clair Wills

Lovers and Strangers

The battered and exhausted Britain of 1945 was desperate for workers – to rebuild, to fill the […]

Urmila Pawar

The Weave of My Life

Activist and award-winning writer Urmila Pawar recounts three generations of Dalit women who struggled to overcome the […]

Rosi Braidotti (editor)

After Poststructuralism

Volume 7 analyses the main developments in continental philosophy between 1980-1995, a time of great upheaval and […]

Oliver Sacks

The River of Consciousness

Two weeks before his death, Oliver Sacks outlined the contents of The River of Consciousness, the last […]

Ta-Nehisi Coates

We Were Eight Years In Power

In these “urgently relevant essays,”* the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me “reflects […]

Franziska Meister

Racism and Resistance

HOW THE BLACK PANTHERS CHALLENGED WHITE SUPREMACY Even a cursory look at U.S. society today reveals that […]

David Sedaris

Theft by Finding – Diaries Volume One

For nearly four decades, David Sedaris has faithfully kept a diary in which he records his thoughts […]

Teju Cole

Blind Spot

The shadow of a tree in upstate New York. A hotel room in Switzerland. A young stranger […]

Jack Urwin

Man Up – Surviving Modern Masculinity

WHAT DOES MASCULINITY ADD UP TO IN THE 21ST CENTURY? Jack Urwin traces modern ideas of masculinity […]

Xiaolu Guo

Once Upon a Time in the East

When she is born her parents hand her over to a childless peasant couple in the mountains. […]

Gloria Steinem

My Life on the Road

Gloria Steinem had an itinerant childhood. Every fall, her father would pack the family into the car […]

Laurie Penny

Unspeakable Things

Clear-eyed, witty and irreverent, Laurie Penny is as ruthless in her dissection of modern feminism and class […]