Books

From credit scores to algorithmic policing, Jackie Wang’s Carceral Capitalism reveals technocracy as not merely analytical, but predictive

A new collection of stories and fragments by Ann Quin casts a new light on an otherwise overlooked writer

Artist Christian Nyampeta reveals the books that have influenced him

The long-overdue publication of Susan Sontag's collected short fiction 

Hito Steyerl’s Duty Free Art and A Field Guide to the Snowden Files

Founders of the Book Society in Seoul, Helen Ku and Lim Kyung Yong, talk about the origins of their bookshop and publishing house

Virginie Despentes's trilogy, 'Vernon Subutex', and the revival of state-of-the-nation novels 

The books that have influenced Man Booker International Prize winner Han Kang 

Chris Kraus’s biography of the first female ‘Great Writer as Countercultural Hero’

As a new biography of the author is published, revisiting Kathy Acker's writing on literature, logic and the libido 

From being citizens to lovers, the most important things in life can’t be professionalized.

An interview with the late artist on the unique classification system he devised to organize his books