Reviews

  • At a dark moment of identity politics and resurgent nationalism, the books that have left the deepest impression have been those that offer a sense of what we might learn from times past. Nothing I have read is more affecting than Mihail Sebastian's magnificent, haunting 1934 novel, <i>For Two Thousand Years</i> (trans Philip Ó Ceallaigh), now available in English

    Guardian Books of the Year