Articles by Iman Qureshi

New review: The Song of Achilles

Despite enjoying the novel, Alexandra Roumbas Goldstein has a feminist bone to pick with this year’s winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction “Rage–Goddess, sing the rage of Peleus’ son...

Iman Qureshi // 2 September 2012

Categories: Blog

Circumstance

Iman Qureshi reviews Circumstance, screened during 2012 London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, and hails its director for subtly depicting complexities and contradictions of contemporary Iranian society

Iman Qureshi // 24 April 2012

Categories: Films, Reviews

New book review: The Reinvention of Love

Sian Norris finds herself approving of the subversion of traditional sexual roles in the portrayal of Charles Saint-Beuve – “a man like no other” – in Helen Humphrey’s novel The...

Iman Qureshi // 8 April 2012

Categories: Blog

New review: Sylvia’s Lovers

LucindaE rereads Elizabeth Gaskell’s Sylvia’s Lovers not as a sentimental love story, but rather, a merciless tale of flawed love and thwarted ambition Elizabeth Gaskell’s Sylvia’s Lovers begins in a...

Iman Qureshi // 27 February 2012

Categories: Blog

New review: In Other Worlds

Katherine Wootton reviews Margaret Atwood’s new work of non-fiction which explores the importance and vast potential of science fiction – a much ridiculed and underestimated genre – in the literary...

Iman Qureshi // 27 October 2011

Categories: Blog

New review: The Painted Lady

Sian Norris dissects the problems behind mistress narratives in historial fiction, and explains why Maeve Haran’s The Painted Lady doesn’t fall into the typical traps As a big fan of...

Iman Qureshi // 11 October 2011

Categories: Blog

New Review – Granta 115: The F Word

Despite being The F-Word’s namesake, Iman Qureshi argues that Granta 115: The F Word misses the mark A sprig of wit, a dash of bile and a hearty glug of...

Iman Qureshi // 31 May 2011

Categories: Blog

Granta 115: The F Word

Despite being The F-Word's namesake, Iman Qureshi argues that Granta 115: The F Word misses the mark

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Categories: Books, Reviews

Under an Emerald Sky

Lukela Aimmado explains why Under an Emerald Sky, a novel by black, queer, feminist activist Olukemi Amala is essential reading for all Under an Emerald Sky begins with a quote...

Iman Qureshi // 27 May 2011

Categories: Blog

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