The US and the war on Gaza.
François Gèze (1948-2023).
Gaza versus apartheid.
Milan Kundera (1929-2023).
Bidenomics and geostrategy.
Martin Amis (1949-2023).
Can the Zionist project survive?
Mysteries of Biden’s America.
On John Smith’s ‘Blight’.
On the new Netanyahu government.
Macron’s victory and Le Pen’s surge.
Can Boris Johnson cling to power?
Mélenchon and the future of the French left.
The American left and the war in Ukraine.
Does hegemony require a grand design?
On Michel Houellebecq.
Hamid Ismailov’s dissident fictions.
Roberto Calasso (1941-2021).
Rivka Galchen and the historical novel.
The Israeli juggernaut meets grassroots Palestinian resistance.
The three phases of foreign intervention.
Past and present in the work of Jenny Erpenbeck.
The stigmas and stratifications of post-war France, refracted in the experimental life-writing of Annie Ernaux.