From Nobel laureates to debut novelists, international translations to investigative journalism, each issue of Granta turns the attention of the world's best writers on to one aspect of the way we live now.
Granta 127: Japan
By Yuka Igarashi
Everyone knows this country and no one knows it. This issue presents twenty new Japans by its writers and artists, and by residents and visitors and neighbours. A special edition of Granta published simultaneously in Japanese and English.
Granta 160: Conflict
By Sigrid Rausing
features Lindsey Hilsum, Volodymyr Rafeyenko (tr. Sasha Dugdale), Daniel Trilling and Sana Valiulina (tr. Polly Gannon) on the war in Ukraine, but the theme of conflict is internal as well as external. This summer issue also includes memoir by Janet Malcolm, Sarah Moss, Suzanne Scanlon, and essays by Rebecca May Johnson and George Prochnik.
Plus: new fiction by Aidan Cottrell-Boyce, Jane Delury and Dizz Tate and poetry by Rae Armantrout, Sandra Cisneros and Peter Gizzi. Photography by Aline Deschamps (introduced by Rattawut Lapcharoensap) and Thomas Duffield.