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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Intimacies by Katie Kitamura reviewed
By Suzi Feay
The Republic of False Truths by Alaa Al Aswany reviewed
At Night All Blood is Black by David Diop reviewed
Piranesi by Susanna Clarke reviewed
Rodham: A Novel by Curtis Sittenfeld reviewed
Low by Jeet Thayil reviewed
Zed by Joanna Kavenna reviewed
Interpreting for a dictator
Revolution and repression
The sorrows of young Hillary
A brutal education
A dazzling fable about loneliness
The wanderings of Ullis
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.