Our December 2019/January 2020 issue features Horatio Morpurgo on Extinction Rebellion, Jonathan McAloon on the artist Robyn Denny, as well as Simon Tait on Christopher Le Brun and the Royal Academy. Heathcote Ruthven writes on the poet and musician James Massiah, whilst Ashley Gaughan speaks on John Randle and the Whittington Press, Andre Naffis-Sahely on Exile Literature, Michael Binyon on The Point of Gestures, and Will Stone on Hitler’s Berghof, Then and Now. Finally, Conor Joyce discusses the Occitan language and Jeffrey Meyers on Tolstoy in the Caucasus.
We are also excited to feature extracts from Letters to the Earth by Mark Rylance, Jo Baker and Farhana Yamin.
Our short fiction is by Clare Fisher and Rachel Bower. Poetry by Anthony Anaxagorou, Poppy Crumpton, Will Vigar, Christine De Luca, Kate Noakes, David Crystal, Chris Emery, Richard Lloyd-Jones, Andrew Lambirth, Sharon Black, Paula Harris and Daniel Fraser. Reviewers include Robert Greer, Houman Barekat, Ian Brinton, Sue Hubbard, Peter Robinson and Jack Solloway.