What is the point of the universe?
Don’t take George Orwell’s writing advice
Against internet gurus
Self-help in a labcoat
Don’t trust the ‘cloud’
The melancholy allure of Haruki Murakami
31 August 2011
22 August 2011
YOU AREN’T WHAT YOU EAT
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Steven Poole writes words for books and newspapers, and music for films. You can send him an email.
Why is everyone so obsessed by food? How did we become a culture of infantile gluttons? My latest book, out now.
It's my book about political language in the era of the war on terror, that has its own website. There are a great many words over there.
It's my book about the aesthetics of videogames, and was also a column in Edge magazine, and a BBC TV documentary.