Kirsten Tranter

Kirsten Tranter
Kirsten Tranter is an author and literary critic. Her most recent book is Hold (4th Estate).

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Keep calm, buy posters


“Keep Calm and Carry On” the poster orders, its message somewhat at odds with its presentation: white text set in imperious capitals in a distinctively British typeface against a background of panic-button red. You might be familiar with the slogan …

Stockholm syndrome


Stieg Larsson’s ‘Millennium’ trilogy