Simenon lets it all hang out

Georges Simenon is ready to write another novel. He's roughed out the first chapter in his head and…

06 May 2019 - 10.05 AM

Soviet empire blown apart

Front-cover accolades on books veer into hyperbole and thus become devalued ("The global bestseller…

30 April 2019 - 08.04 AM

Scandal in Scandinavia

Swedish media shared in the widespread revulsion when multiple German women were sexually molested…

24 April 2019 - 08.04 AM

Out on the poetic boundaries

Possessed with the knowledge that the Hungarian poet you are about to read for the first time killed…

16 April 2019 - 08.04 AM