A new series from Penguin Classics places 75 years of writing about the environment in the canon at a time when it couldn’t be more crucial. Here’s how it came to be.
‘The Billie Holliday of poetry’ was ignored by the male establishment, but her pioneering autofiction is finally being recognised around the world.
Are you afraid of Virginia Woolf? There's no need: there's something for everyone in the Modernist writer's back catalogue.
His death this week marked the end of a career which produced internationally acclaimed novels in every decade from the 1960s onwards.
George Orwell's classic is still looking great in its eighth decade: here we look at how it has evolved through the years.
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