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Culture

Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Overheating: An Anthropology of Accelerated Change

Pluto Press, 2016; 192pp; £18.99

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Salt of the House

'In such extreme realities what can we offer but solidarity and song?'

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The Personal Column: Wobbly Links

Jeff Cloves reflects on the intertwined histories of Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie and the US labour movement

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Minority report

Gathering considers Brexit impact on UK Celtic languages

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Bread & Roses

PN Press book makes radical book award shortlist

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The Personal Column: Peace Piece

Jeff Cloves finds repose in Bill Evans' celebrated piano classic

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Review: Kicked in the Sh*tter

Jon Lockwood reviews Leon Fleming's recent play

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If the city were an orchard: City Square, Dundee

Artist Sarah Gittins gives the Scottish city a horticultural twist

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Ewan McLennan & George Monbiot, Breaking the Spell of Loneliness

Fellside Recordings, 2016; 37 mins; £11

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The Personal Column: Jerry Cans and Bomber Jackets

When it comes to militarism, language matters, says Jeff Cloves

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