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Buzz reads | The best books of 2023

Buzz reads | The best books of 2023

by Neil D.A. Stewart

Neil D.A. Stewart on the best books of 2023, and the one that really should have won

Pasolini’s last supper

Pasolini’s last supper

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"I sat at Pasolini’s regular table, and it could have been 1975."

The jury is IN

The jury is IN

by Karen Krizanovich

The Cannes Film Festival has several juries. This year, Karen Krizanovich was on one of them

How World of Wonder changed the universe

How World of Wonder changed the universe

by Karen Krizanovich

How unlikely TV moguls Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato changed the pop culture universe

Artists in residence and ascendance

Artists in residence and ascendance

by Civilian London

Meet the international artists heading to Margate for the first term of the The Tracey Emin Residency

The best books of 2022 | Neil D.A. Stewart

The best books of 2022 | Neil D.A. Stewart

by Neil D.A. Stewart

Arts Editor and author Neil D.A. Stewart distills 12 months of essential reads

A star is transitioned | The magnificent ascendance and significance of Jordan Gray

A star is transitioned | The magnificent ascendance and significance of Jordan Gray

by Neil D.A. Stewart

"Jordan Gray is a star in near-vertical ascent, and she’s bringing all of us with her"

<em>X</em> | A Q&A with Davey Davis on their futuristic New York queer noir

X | A Q&A with Davey Davis on their futuristic New York queer noir

by Neil D.A. Stewart

"Sexual perversion is so ingrained in the history of 20th-century queerness that it's the rule, not the exception"

Red carpets and undiscovered gems

Red carpets and undiscovered gems

by Karen Krizanovich

"Where else can I savour the choices of often esoteric programmers whose idea of a great film is a far cry from mine?"

The best books of 2021

The best books of 2021

by Neil D.A. Stewart

In a year defined by a sense of stultification, existential dread and a slender grip on sanity, there were some remarkable works of art