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Lloyd George defined ‘profiteer’ more than a century ago. It may be time to revisit it | Tim Adams
The scandal of PPE procurement is surely reason enough for the term to be debated in parliament

Tim Adams

20, Nov, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Mateo García Elizondo: ‘I get a little bored by having to talk about my grandfather’
The writer – and grandson of Gabriel García Márquez – on Mexican folklore, his early love of horror and learning to live with the family’s literary legacy

Joe Parkin Daniels

22, May, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Binyavanga Wainaina obituary
Kenyan writer and LGBT activist who made a revolutionary impact on literature from and about the African continent

Margaret Busby

02, Jun, 2019 @4:32 PM

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Male writers still dominate book reviews and critic jobs, Vida study finds
The annual Vida count of authors across the world suggests about two-thirds of those published, and the critics who review them, are men – but their intersectionality survey is less conclusive

Katy Guest

19, Oct, 2017 @4:25 PM

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Mayhem by Sigrid Rausing review – behind the ghoulish tabloid headlines
‘I see my complicity, my guilt,’ the author writes in this powerful memoir of her drug-addict brother, Eva Rausing’s death and their lives of privilege

Lara Feigel

07, Sep, 2017 @7:59 AM

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Granta: Best of Young American Novelists 3 – review
Ben Lerner, Jen George and Mark Doten stand out in an impressive, largely avant-garde collection of stories

William Skidelsky

07, May, 2017 @6:30 AM

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One of the Boys by Daniel Magariel review – a father’s abuse
This powerful debut explores the manipulation and lies of a crack-addicted father through the eyes of his 12-year-old son

Sandra Newman

04, May, 2017 @1:00 PM

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The age of anxiety: what does Granta’s best young authors list say about America?
The US is in crisis - what about its literature? Michelle Dean reports on the 2017 Granta list of writers under 40, which is as diverse as the country itself

Michelle Dean

26, Apr, 2017 @3:50 PM

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Granta’s list of the best young American novelists
Once a decade, Granta picks the most-promising authors under 40 in the US and UK. Here are the 21 young American writers to watch this decade

26, Apr, 2017 @3:18 PM

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Male writers continue to dominate literary criticism, Vida study finds
Women buy two-thirds of books sold but magazine coverage is centred on men – though picture is beginning to change

Hannah Ellis-Petersen

07, Apr, 2015 @2:00 AM

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Sigrid Rausing: 'The sadness was overwhelming'

Her wealthy family hit the tabloids when her brother's heroin addiction ended in tragedy. Retreating to an impoverished village changed her life, Sigrid Rausing tells Tim Adams

Tim Adams

18, May, 2014 @8:05 AM

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Glow review – Ned Beauman juggles complex tangents and satisfying twists

Tim Lewis on a powerful thriller from the youngest of 2013's Granta Best Young British Novelists

Tim Lewis

27, Apr, 2014 @9:00 AM

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