Lost Art and Everyday Sexism: This Week in Books

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Words by Billie Jenkins This week saw the release of two great books, the first Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates Search #shoutingback on Twitter and you’ll see Laura Bates has already made quite a stir. There’s an endless list of women reporting on their experiences of a daily struggle against the attitudes and behaviour they […]

Pharrell Shoots to Miss: This Week in Books

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Words by Billie Jenkins This weeks big release: Pharrell releases ’Inspiration’ I’m not sure I have even seen quite so many gimmicks making a book so far removed from the quality of the writing as Pharrell’ new project ’Inspiration’. Championed as a ’social book’ it will only be released when all the words have been […]

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(above) Testament Words by Billie Jenkins Testament by Chris Hondros Kosovo, Angola, Sierra Leone, Lebanon, Afghanistan, Kashmir, the West Bank, Iraq, Haiti, Liberia, Libya. Testament collects together the war photography of journalist Chris Hondros. Hondros was lost in 2011 whilst on an assignment aged 41. It makes brutal viewing, but something about this genre of […]

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Words by Billie Jenkins Sound Pages, John Cage’s Publications Collecting together the work of one of the most fascinating and important experimental composers of recent history, Sound Pages is a treat. Split into books, scores, records and scattered documents, no other publication collects together such impressive material. It is to music geeks and curios what […]