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Beyond Rock and Roll:

Neil Cooper on the tireless invention of post punk visionary Vic Godard

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Twilight:

A poem by Fiona Ritchie Walker

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The Necessary Lie:

A new short story by Taryn McDonnell

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Art
Wild Devotion:

Jade Starmore, a photographer and textile designer from the Hebrides, creates wearable art inspired by the Scottish landscape

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Books
Kill the poor:

A beginners’ guide to Ron Butlin’s fiction. By Alistair Braidwood

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Collaborations
Call for submissions:

We publish original art and invite writers to submit stories inspired by the work

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Film
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The man whose head expanded:

The follow up to You’ve Been Trumped illuminates the transglobal fight between Big Money and local communities, writes Patrick Small

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Ideas
This Boeing 737, seen in Glasgow, Scotland on Sept. 7, 2003, has been identified by European investigators as a plane used for CIA rendition flights. (AP Photo/Fred Seggie)
See no evil:

Secret rendition flights take terror suspects to be tortured abroad via UK airports. Britain’s crime has been to look the other way, writes Stephen Grey

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Music
Louder than bombs:

Neil Cooper on the new album by Scotland’s slow core poets

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New Fiction
Little Red Tap Shoes:

A new short story by Heather Pearson

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Poetry
A season in Hull:

Invention, defiance and solidarity lit up Neu! Reekie!’s Where Are We Now? festival foray to the Hull City of Culture, writes Neil Cooper

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