Ghost milk: the reviews

Reviews of Iain’s new book are pouring in the Net, I’ll try to collect them in this post and if you would like to help feel free to add more as comments.

Tony Hill on motherboard.tv: http://motherboard.tv/2011/7/5/iain-sinclair-and-2012-doom

Owen Hatherley on The Independent: http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/reviews/ghost-milk-calling-time-on-the-grand-project-by-iain-sinclair-2308549.html

Leyla Sanai on The Independent: This lone struggle against London 2012 needs some help, 17/07/2011

Claire Allfree on Metro: http://www.metro.co.uk/lifestyle/868512-iain-sinclair-on-exposing-the-dark-side-of-east-londons-redevelopment

Jonathan Sale on The Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/8600876/Ghost-Milk-by-Iain-Sinclair-review.html

Robert Macfarlane on The Guardian: Iain Sinclair’s struggles with the city of London, Friday 15 July 2011

Sinclair McKay on The Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/bookreviews/8652550/Ghost-Milk-Calling-Time-on-the-Grand-Project-by-Iain-Sinclair-review.html, 21 Jul 2011

Polly Devlin on The Irish Times: Dangerous games to play?, 23/07/2011

Michael Bywater on The First Post:  Exposed: the nightmare of the London Olympics, 20/07/2011

Declan Tan on http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk: link, 15/12/2011

The Independent and Boyd Tonkin on “Ghost Milk”

The Independent (today: 31st Dec) has flagged up ‘Ghost Milk’ as one of the ‘cultural highs’ of the coming year.

Boyd Tonkin:

‘Trust Iain Sinclair, East End literary archaeologist, visionary vagabond and granddaddy of “psychogeographers”, to get his Olympic revenge in early. His wander around ruined and forsaken “grand projects” amounts to an elegy for the Stratford follies a year before the Games begin.’

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