Michael Skinner

Michael Skinner works as a bookseller at Readings St Kilda.

Reviews

The City Always Wins by Omar Robert Hamilton

Reviewed by Michael Skinner

The City Always Wins captures, in form and content, the frenzied optimism and the violent, reactionary turn of the Arab Spring as it unfolded in Tahrir Square, Cairo. We witness the action through th…

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Draw Your Weapons by Sarah Sentilles

Reviewed by Michael Skinner

In Draw Your Weapons, Sarah Sentilles weaves together politics, memoir and history to create a meditation on the relationship between war, art and critical theory. The fractured narrative recalls the…

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