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Meet the Writers, 63

18 February 2017

Born in Germany in the 1950s with Bengali ancestry, Steven Uhly is no stranger to racism. But his Spanish stepfather enriched him with the culture of Spain and life in Köln made him feel as German as the rest of the city’s…

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The Stack, 234

18 February 2017

We speak to Taschen’s Julius Wiedemann about his book ‘National Geographic Infographics’. Plus: a look at Italian weekly ‘Panorama’.

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The Sessions at Midori House, 103

18 February 2017

She spent most of the early 2000s in British indie band The Pipettes; since then she's been working with the likes of Mark Ronson and has now launched her solo career. She plays live from new album ‘Stellular’.

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The Cinema Show, 63

17 February 2017

We’re in Berlin for one of Europe’s most celebrated film festivals. Kitty Green discusses her new documentary ‘Casting JonBenet’, which cleverly sets itself apart from the flurry of tabloid archival retreads of the US child…

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The Monocle Arts Review, 503

15 February 2017

Dominic Maxwell reviews the latest from London’s theatres, including ‘The Glass Menagerie’, ‘The Pitchfork Disney’ and ‘Beware of Pity’.

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The Monocle Arts Review, 502

14 February 2017

Laura Snapes reviews the latest releases by US electropop band Muna, Swedish musician Jens Lekman and the experimental Mega Bog.

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Culture with Robert Bound, 279

13 February 2017

Once declared a thing of the past, why do we still love paper so much? We speak to the founder of a stationery shop, visit a paper mill and gallery in Singapore and examine the colour palette of an established papermaker…

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The Monocle Arts Review, 501

13 February 2017

Francesca Gavin reviews ‘Myths of the Marble’ in Oslo, Wolfgang Tillmans in London and Omer Fast in Berlin.

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Meet the Writers, 62

11 February 2017

We take you to Hay Festival Cartagena de Indias in Colombia to introduce one of the most talented post-Latin American Boom writers, Héctor Abad. He’s a journalist, a novelist and now he’s written a memoir about his relat…

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The Stack, 233

11 February 2017

We speak with Henry Goldblatt, editor of ‘Entertainment Weekly’ magazine, plus a chat with Gail Bichler, design director of ‘The New York Times Magazine’.

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The Sessions at Midori House, 102

11 February 2017

We revisit our 2015 session with the UK singer; she came in to perform off the back of the release of her debut album ‘Giants’.

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The Cinema Show, 62

10 February 2017

Mike Mills explains how he spun recollections from his childhood into his new film, ‘20th Century Women’, starring Annette Bening. Plus: ‘Thumbsucker’ author Walter Kirn and we write a letter of appreciation to Ferris…

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