The Are We Ersatz? edition

“…Ah! You are a happy fellow,” said Mr Farebrother, turning on his heel and beginning to fill his pipe. “You don’t know what it is to want spiritual tobacco – bad emendations of old texts, or small items about a variety of Aphis brassicae, with the well-known signature of Philomicron, for the Twaddler’s Magazine; or … Continue reading

A feast for all

Busy times at NLP: click the Travel tab above to read about the Berlin lakes, a tranquil retreat from the city investigated by Zoe Green and accompanied by photos from Lisa Khanna. The novelist Sophie Cooke visited the No Fit State circus at the Edinburgh Festival and reports back for NLP on a fascinating experience … Continue reading

Dances With Birds: About Legs and Wings

NLP is delighted to welcome aboard French writer Géraldine Garcia. Her first article looks at a remarkable dance experiment in Paris which combines human and avian choreography to fascinating effect: I began to go to dance shows with the idea that I would not be disappointed, at least I would know what I didn’t like … Continue reading