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Vol. 25 No. 17 · 11 September 2003

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Vol. 25 No. 17 · 11 September 2003

Michael Hofmann

Collected Poems by Robert Lowell, edited by Frank Bidart and David Gewanter. Faber, 1186 pp., £40, July 2003, 0 571 16340 8

Letters

John Rettie, Patrick Collinson, Yitzhak Laor, Bennett Lovett-Graff, Parina Douzina Stiakaki, Mona Baker, Alan Locke, Masao Miyoshi, Amit Chaudhuri, Robert Palter, Leslie Wilson, Mark McLean, Marta Knobloch, Kendall Wild, Editor, ‘London Review’, Mike Harding

Peter Clarke

Blair Must Go

Daniel Soar

At The Hutton Enquiry

Christopher Tayler

Yellow Dog by Martin Amis. Cape, 340 pp., £16.99, September 2003, 0 224 05061 3

Jeremy Noel-Tod

The Invention of Dr Cake by Andrew Motion. Faber, 142 pp., £12.99, February 2003, 0 571 21631 5
Public Property by Andrew Motion. Faber, 112 pp., £6.99, May 2003, 0 571 21859 8

Peter Campbell

On Video: The Art of the Digital File

Steven Shapin

MIT and the Rise of Entrepreneurial Science by Henry Etzkowitz. Routledge, 173 pp., £70, June 2002, 9780415285162
Universities in the Marketplace: The Commercialisation of Higher Education by Derek Bok. Princeton, 233 pp., £14.95, April 2003, 0 691 11412 9

Tony Harrison

Poem: ‘Cremation Eclogue’

Thomas Jones

Short Cuts: Hatchet Jobs

Art Spiegelman

‘In the Shadow of No Towers’, episode 10: the comic continues

Andrew O’Hagan

Searching for John Ford: A Life by Joseph McBride. Faber, 838 pp., £25, May 2003, 0 571 20075 3

Michael Wood

Kate Remembered by A. Scott Berg. Simon and Schuster, 318 pp., £18.99, July 2003, 0 7432 0676 2

John Sturrock

Talking Proper: The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol by Lynda Mugglestone. Oxford, 354 pp., £35, February 2003, 0 19 925061 8

Stephen Mulhall

The Problem of the Soul: Two Visions of Mind and How to Reconcile Them by Owen Flanagan. Basic Books, 384 pp., £13.50, August 2003, 0 465 02461 0

Hugh Pennington

Pox: Genius, Madness and the Mysteries of Syphilis by Deborah Hayden. Basic Books, 379 pp., £20.99, January 2003, 0 465 02881 0

Katha Pollitt

I Don't Know How She Does It by Allison Pearson. Vintage, 256 pp., £6.99, May 2003, 0 09 942838 5
A Life’s Work: On Becoming a Mother by Rachel Cusk. Fourth Estate, 224 pp., £6.99, July 2002, 1 84115 487 3
The Truth about Babies: From A-Z by Ian Sansom. Granta, 352 pp., £6.99, June 2003, 1 86207 575 1
What Are Children For? by Laurie Taylor and Matthew Taylor. Short Books, 141 pp., £6.99, January 2003, 1 904095 25 9
The Commercialisation of Intimate Life by Arlie Russell Hochschild. California, 313 pp., £32.95, May 2003, 0 520 21487 0

John Burnside

Two Poems

David Craig

Diary: The Call of the Abyss

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