Being forced to leave one’s motherland due to warfare, political persecution and torturing is nothing pleasant, and it became even more despairing when they arrived in a new country looking for a fresh start only to find themselves indefinitely detained. Yi ZOU Can you imagine spending 25 years […]
The famous Spanish author Enrique Vila-Matas has been writing since the early 1970s and his “Vampire in love” is a collection that covers a lifetime of writing short stories. Sean Sheehan To exist in Vila-Matas’ fictional universe is to accept the strange paradoxes of life that bring deception, […]
We all came from different backgrounds and you realise that there are issues that we all have. We are giving our experiences and heritages back to the country. More so even after Trump, with Mexico, all this anti-immigrant, anti-refugee rhetoric kind of gave us more determination.
When the Cold War came to an end it signalled the likely termination for the kind of spy fiction featuring dark deeds on the part of Western and Soviet undercover agents. Sean Sheehan John Le Carre, who wrote what is considered the best example of this kind of […]
Žiżek is the world’s most exciting living philosopher and he is also a tremendously invigorating intellectual activist. His latest textual intervention into current issues and events is “The courage of helplessness”, subtitled “Chronicles of a year of acting dangerously”. The year in question is 2016. Sean Sheehan The […]