The Power Behind The Throne

Issue 1045

The Power Behind The Throne

The fantasy, the obsessive fans, and the enormous success of Game Of Thrones, the most pirated TV show in the world…

Also in this week’s Big Issue… 

Aasmah Mir, Alex Massie and others on the realities of immigration.

Irvine Welsh talks creativity, drugs, sex and Trainspotting in Letter To My Younger Self.

Laura Collins, the creator of Deirdre’s Photo Casebook in The Sun, in the My Week column.

Samira Ahmed ties together Star Wars, Humanism, Greek epics, Krishna and the need to do the right thing.

Plus, news, reviews, the week’s cultural highlights in your area, Street Lights, competitions, and much more!