Review of Gerard Reve's Childhood (LRB)

Modern coming-of-age novels (The Guardian)

– Party lines: five writers' verdicts on the election manifestos (The Guardian)

Writers' Rooms (Wales Arts Review)

Made in Swansea (The Guardian)

– Death, Darkness, Mark Hamill – (Radio 4)

The Sutherland-Dunthorne Inverse Luck Axis (Radio 4)

The Worst New Year (Sunday Times)

Cypress Hill's Black Sunday (New Statesman)

– Interview with Kurt Vonnegut from beyond the grave (Radio 4)

Cyprus United (Granta)

They eat maggots, don't they? (Guardian, extracted from A Fork In The Road)

Unfaithfulness as a virtue: adapting books for film (The Guardian)

Near-death in Bihar (New York Times)

World cup for writers (Radio 4)

Lessons from the mosh pit (Radio 4)

My favourite Hitchcock: Psycho. (The Guardian)

Door-to-door sales (The Observer)

The making of Submarine (The Guardian)

Ministry of Stories (The Guardian)

Grayson Perry (Tate)

Noises Off (Independent)

Shakespeare's first theatre (The Guardian)

George Perec I should have mentioned in the article that the first two sentences are univocalisms, only using one type of vowel, e, a la Perec. (The Guardian)

W.G. Sebald's Austerlitz. (Five Dials)

Infiltrating OULIPO (Five Dials)