Category: On Reading
Shakespeare 2022: Titus Andronicus
Notes on Titus Andronicus.
Shakespeare 2022: Love’s Labour’s Lost
Notes on Love’s Labour’s Lost.
Shakespeare 2022: Two Gentlemen of Verona
Notes on Two Gentlemen of Verona.
Shakespeare 2022: The Comedy of Errors
Notes on The Comedy of Errors.
Shakespeare 2022: The Taming of the Shrew
Notes on The Taming of the Shrew.
2022: The Year of Shakespeare
Some hopes and intentions for my journey through the complete works of William Shakespeare.
Difficult Literature and the Skill of Reading
Some thoughts on reading as a distinct skill, from Mauro Javier Cárdenas, Jessa Crispin, and Zadie Smith.
First Things First
A response to Daniel Green’s comments on Jess Row’s White Flights.
What Is Reading?
Reflections on reading while revising a novel, and my growing scepticism towards narrative constructs.
Heading Into Literature
Some remarks by Sam Byers on the necessary literariness of contemporary literature.