Summer 2009

Philip Connors  Nothing personal

After a brother’s suicide, a strange season in Bed-Stuy [personal history]

David Damien Foster  The hill

An extract from a first novel in progress [fiction]

Vona Groarke  Burundi

A strange encounter at a campground [short story]

Glenn Patterson  What they do in this country

The trial of Chris Ward [reportage]

James Pethica  Yeats’s ‘perfect man’

New revelations from Coole [essay]

Tim Robinson  Waiting for Nuala

A note on Nuala O’Faolain’s last day [memoir]

David Wheatley  The work of the abscess

Letters of the young Samuel Beckett [review-essay]