Julia Bell

Julia Bell is a writer and reader in Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London. She is the author of Radical Attention (2020, Peninsula Press), an essay on the battle for our attention in the age of distraction. She has also published three novels, poetry, lyric essays, and short stories.


Simone Weil: The Price of Paying Attention

In the age of push notifications, Simone Weil's thinking on the power and value of our attention is more relevant than ever.

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