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    Johny Pitts

    Afropean

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    Afropean is an on-the-ground documentary of areas where Europeans of African descent are juggling their multiple allegiances and forging new identi...

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    Robin Lane Fox

    Augustine

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    Augustine is the person from the ancient world about whom we know most. He is the author of an intimate masterpiece, the Confessions, which continu...

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    Elif Shafak

    Black Milk

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    Black Milk is the affecting and beautifully written memoir on motherhood and writing by Turkey's bestselling female writer Elif Shafak, author of H...

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  • Ramachandra Guha

    Gandhi

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    Gandhi lived one of the great 20th-century lives. He inspired and enraged, challenged and galvanized many millions of men and women around the worl...

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  • Brendan Simms

    Hitler

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    Adolf Hitler is one of the most studied men in history, and yet the most important things we think we know about him are wrong. As Brendan Simms's ...

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    Adam Phillips

    In Writing

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    For Adam Phillips - as for Freud and many of his followers - poetry and poets have always held an essential place, as both precursors and unofficia...

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    Chanel Miller

    Know My Name

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    Her story of trauma and transcendence illuminates a culture biased to protect perpetrators, indicting a criminal justice system designed to fail th...

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  • Emmanuel Carrère

    Limonov

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    translated by John Lambert Limonov is not a fictional character, but he could have been. He's lived a hundred lives. He was a hoodlum in Ukraine, a...

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    Nina Stibbe

    Love, Nina

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    Nina Stibbe's Love, Nina: Despatches from Family Life is the laugh-out-loud story of the trials and tribulations of a very particular family. In th...

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    Patricia Lockwood

    Priestdaddy

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    The childhood of Patricia Lockwood, the poet dubbed' The Smutty-Metaphor Queen of Lawrence, Kansas' by The New York Times, was unusual in many resp...

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  • Mark E. Smith

    Renegade

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    The Fall are one of the most distinctive British bands ever, their music - odd, spare, cranky and repetitious - an acknowledged influence on The Sm...

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