Five Dials

On Ivanka and Blindness

We are now deep in the era of Trump. As a magazine, we’ve accepted our role. We don’t employ an investigative team. Our contributors’ page lacks a platoon of re... Read more

Number 42

Download PDF Browse articles   Unable to Contribute Submissions from our glorious readers Frequently Asked Questions Our Town: NW11 Luiza Sauma ... Read more

Number 41

Download PDF Browse articles   On Holland, Dutch Literature and Alan Partridge A Letter from the Editor Frequently Asked Questions Do Not Pet Ni... Read more

Number 40

The 40th issue of Five Dials. The theme: We Had No Say in This.

A Questionnaire

The first Five Dials x WeTransfer interactive reading experience asks: What do you think of music? It’s a questionnaire. Or is it? Could we ask you your opin... Read more

Inside the Hamish Hamilton Archive

Intrigue, adventure, romance, stationery. A film about the Hamish Hamilton archive, featuring Chandler, Sartre, Salinger, Thurber, Orwell and others. Music by Lights of Harmac.

The Freedom Writer

To mark their 80th anniversary, the advocacy group Liberty delved into their sizeable list of contacts and got hold of 79 of the world’s best writers, then aske... Read more

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