Rachel Kushner

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Top 10 books about public spaces | Jonathan Lee
From Toni Morrison and Zadie Smith to Peter Benchley, novelist Jonathan Lee chooses books that celebrate areas where strangers can mingle and be less alone

Jonathan Lee

16, Jun, 2021 @10:03 AM

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On my radar: Rachel Kushner’s cultural highlights
The acclaimed essayist and novelist on the genius of Don DeLillo, the temptation of motorbikes, and being swept away by CocoRosie

Rachel Kushner

17, Apr, 2021 @2:00 PM

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The Hard Crowd by Rachel Kushner review – New Journalism given a new lease of life
The US novelist mixes grit with gloss in sharp examinations of artists and writers – and her wild youth

Olivia Laing

29, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Top 10 books about children fending for themselves | Una Mannion
Facing up to the world without adult support is present in Greek myths and remains a key theme in authors from Anna Burns to Douglas Stuart and Rachel Kushner

Una Mannion

27, Jan, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Rachel Kushner meets Nicola Sturgeon: ‘I'm so glad I'm a novelist and not a politician’
The Scottish first minister and the author discuss the power of stories, US politics and prisons

Libby Brooks

08, Dec, 2018 @10:00 AM

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How I write: Man Booker shortlist authors reveal their inspirations
A former slave’s travels, a violent Swat-team arrest, a war between humans and trees... Esi Edugyan, Rachel Kushner, Daisy Johnson, Robin Robertson, Richard Powers and Anna Burns on the real stories behind their novels

Esi Edugyan, Rachel Kushner, Daisy Johnson, Robin Robertson, Anna Burns, Richard Powers

13, Oct, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Rachel Kushner: ‘The last book that made me cry? The Brothers Karamazov'
The Man Booker-shortlisted novelist on childhood favourites, the underrated Marguerite Duras and giving up on Thomas Piketty

Rachel Kushner

05, Oct, 2018 @9:00 AM

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Man Booker prize shortlist narrows the field – and also its sights?
The longlist for this year’s award had a daring reach, but the final six contenders return readers to rather more conventional territory

Sian Cain

20, Sep, 2018 @4:55 PM

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Man Booker 2018: Daisy Johnson becomes youngest ever author shortlisted for prize
The 27-year-old British author’s debut Everything Under is up for the £50,000 award, while Michael Ondaatje and the first nominated graphic novel are knocked out

Alison Flood

20, Sep, 2018 @9:41 AM

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Daisy Johnson: ‘When I’m stressed out, I read The Shining’
The Man Booker prize longlisted author on feeling let down by David Foster Wallace, laughing at Ottessa Moshfegh – and the allure of horror fiction

Daisy Johnson

03, Aug, 2018 @9:00 AM

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Women can be killers, not adulterers: Hollywood's heroine problem
After two decades of film producers fretting over her taboo-breaking book Layover, novelist Lisa Zeidner asks if Hollywood is finally ready for a bed-hopping woman

Lisa Zeidner

30, Jul, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Everything Under by Daisy Johnson review – a stunning debut novel
Longlisted for the Man Booker prize, this complex story about a troubled mother-daughter relationship creates a strange new mythology

Jeff VanderMeer

26, Jul, 2018 @8:00 AM

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