New short stories by Rachel Cusk, Edmund White and Jonathan Ley.
Arthur Miller remembers his life at the Chelsea Hotel, with Brendan Behan and Dylan Thomas, Rory Stewart among the dervishes in Pakistan, Aleksander Hemon's return to Sarajevo and a photographic essay by Deirdra O'Callaghan on the lost souls of Camden Town.
Ian Jack edited Granta from 1995 to 2007, having previously edited the Independent on Sunday. He has written on many subjects, including the Titanic, Kathleen Ferrier, the Hatfield train crash and the three members of the IRA active-service unit who were killed on Gibraltar. He is the editor of The Granta Book of Reportage and The Granta Book of India, and the author of a collection of journalism, The Country Formerly Known as Great Britain. He lives in London and now writes for the Guardian.