Category Archives: Camille Paglia

This Week’s Book Haul

First up this week is a career-spanning collection of essays by Camille Paglia. Since the 1990s, Paglia has been a provocative, intriguing, sometimes infuriating, but never, ever boring commentator on issues around sexuality and gender. Full of energy, wit, knowledge … Continue reading

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Something to look forward to…

Little Deaths – Emma Flint (Jan 12) It’s the summer of 1965, and the streets of Queens, New York shimmer in a heatwave. One July morning, Ruth Malone wakes to find a bedroom window wide open and her two young … Continue reading

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