Viet Thanh Nguyen / July 20, 2017
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's story follows an ageing African-American ex-soldier who fought in Vietnam grappling with his demons
Frank Furedi / October 22, 2015
Digital technology is actually fuelling a love of literature
Jonathan Franzen’s thrilling new novel follows a group of uncompromising characters unwilling to be tainted by the world
Janice Galloway / June 18, 2015
"I like intelligent women, he said. Looks are nothing. What’s sexy is smart"
Salley Vickers / March 26, 2015
"They had escaped Hitler at the eleventh hour with a few portable heirlooms and a bag of uncut diamonds"
Fay Weldon / February 19, 2015
"A morality tale: if guilt is to the soul what pain is to the body."
Alice Jolly / December 11, 2014
The winner of this year's VS Pritchett prize
An extract from the memoir of philosopher Andy Martin
Hilary Mantel / October 16, 2014
A short story for Prospect subscribers