by Alexis Zanghi

Landscapes: John Berger on Art – John Berger


Berger attempts to navigate the expectations of art criticism ­— its perpetual parade of posh-ish poseurs and dilettantes — vis-à-vis his own Marxism.

Dynamo Island – David Scott


In a world with no chill, Dynamo Island is nearly all chill.

The Happy Marriage – Tahar ben Jelloun


While it’s tempting to read The Happy Marriage as a postcolonial exploration of marriage as a form of subjugation — and good deal of it is — it’s something else, too.