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Jim Burns wonders what happened to Douglas Hayes after reading his 60s novel The Comedy Man (NRB) (added 2017)

Jim Burns remembers the poet Roy Fisher who died earlier this year (NRB) (added June 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Finks: How the CIA Tricked the World's Best Writers by Joel Whitney and Of G Men and Eggheads: The FBI and the New York Intellectuals by John Rodden (NRB) (added June 2017)

Jim Burns reviews The Hippies: A 1960s History by John Anthony Moretta (NRB) (added June 2017)

Alan Dent reviews The Islamic Enlightenment by Christopher de Bellaigue (NRB) (added May 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Hard Boiled Hollywood: Crime and Punishment in Post War Los Angeles by Jon Lewis (NRB) (added May 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Inventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City 1952-1965 by Melissa Rachleff (NRB) (added May 2017)

Alan Dent reviews World War One and American Art by Robert Cozzolino, Anne Classen Knutson & David M Lubin (NRB) (added May 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Unwanted: A Murder Mystery of the Gilded Age by Andrew Young (NRB) (added May 2017)

Jim Burns reviews School of London Exhibition Malaga Spring 2017 (NRB) (added May 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Degas, Impressionism and the Paris Millinery Trade by Simon Kelly and Esther Bell (NRB) (added April 2017)

Alan Dent reviews The Apparently Marginal Activities of Marcel Duchamp by Elena Filipovic (NRB) (added April 2017)

Jim Burns reviews The Courtesan and the Gigolo: The Murders in the rue Montaigne by Aaron Freundschuh (NRB) (added April 2017)

Geoff Wills reviews The Beatles by Ian Inglis (NRB) (added 2017)

Jim Burms reviews The Red and the Black: American Fim Noir in the 1950s by Robert Miklitsch (NRB) (added April 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Australian Impressionsism by Christopher Riopelle and the exhibition at the National Gallery (NRB) (added March 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Weimar in Exile by Jean-Michel Palmier (NRB) (added March 2017)

Alan Dent reviews Kafka - The Early Years  - The Decisive Years - The Years of Insight by Reiner Stach (NRB) (added March 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Italian Futurism and the First World War by Selena Daly (NRB) (added March 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Executing the Rosenbergs by Lori Clune (NRB) (added March 2017)

Jim Burns reviews The Pen and the Brush: How a Passion for Art Shaped French Novels by Anka Muhlstein  (NRB) (added March 2017)

Jim Burns reviews A People's History of the Russian Revolution by Neil Faulkner (NRB) (added Feb 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Coal MIne Disasters in the Modern Era 1900-1980 by Brian Elliott (NRB) (added Feb 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams by Mark Ribowsky (NRB) (added Feb 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Pete Ayrton's No Pasarán (NRB) (added Feb 2017)

Jim Burns' eighth collection of essays Paris, Painers, Poets is published (see Books) (added Feb 2017)

Jeff Bell adds three new poems to his Poetry page Ingredients Required etc. (added Feb 2017)

Alan Dent reviews Giacomo Puccini and His World by Arman Schwartz and Emanuele Senici.(NRB) (added Jan 2017)

Jim Burns reviews In Bed With the Georgians by Mike Rendell (NRB) (added Jan 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Trotskyism in the United States by George Breitman, Paul Le Blanc and Alan Wald (NRB) (added Jan 2017)

Jim Burns reviews Depression Folk: Grass Roots Music and Left Wing Politics in 30s America by Ronald D Cohen (NRB) (added Jan 2017)

Alan Dent reviews The Princeton Handbook of World Poetries  The Princeton Handbook of Poetic Terms by Roland Greene and Stephen Cushman (NRB) (added Jan 2017)