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Essays & Memoir | The Online Edition

Travels in Pornland

Andrea Stuart

‘I can easily recall my first brush with porn’

Five Things Right Now | The Online Edition

Five Things Right Now: Cynan Jones

Cynan Jones

‘A pair of seagulls. I say a pair. They might just be good friends.’

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The Birds of June

John Connell

‘Her dreams were interrupted occasionally by the sound of the cow and her newborn calf from the outhouse sheds. A low bellow would crinkle the folds of her mind and then seconds later it would be answered from some other shed in the distance.’

Essays & Memoir | The Online Edition

Teaching After Trump

Melissa Febos

‘In a country whose government we do not trust, who do we need more than writers and teachers? And what is more powerful than an inspired youth?’

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Kiddio at the Wedding

Mary O’Donoghue

‘If he fell in I would jump straight after, I would plumb through water not cold so much as oily, and dark as a dirty wine bottle.’


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PENTranslates awards

We’re thrilled to share the news that Natascha Bruce’s translation of Ho Sok Fong’s mysterious, perturbing and strikingly beautiful short story collection, Lake Like a Mirror, has been awarded a #PENTranslates award.


Jessica Francis Kane in conversation

The Second Shelf are hosting an in conversation event with Jessica Francis Kane on 19th June to celebrate the publication of Rules for Visiting! Do come along.


Actors in Crisis? 35 Years of Jeff Goldblum

In a special event to mark the British Library’s acquisition of the Granta archive, Granta Deputy Editor Rosalind Porter and author AL Kennedy discuss the role of literary magazines in shaping literary landscapes. Join us!