Articles by Rafe McGregor

April 7, 2017

Artistic Revolution: On China Miéville’s ‘The Last Days of New Paris’ 2

The Last Days of New Paris calls for a revolt in art rather than a revolt in politics, for integrating politics into art rather than employing art as a means to political ends.

February 9, 2017

British Godlings: On Neil Gaiman’s Novellas 0

Both narratives are works of fantasy, firmly rooted in Gaiman’s American Gods universe, but the most profound difference is their emphasis within this genre: the combination of fantasy with horror in The Monarch of the Glen and fantasy with mystery in Black Dog.