Granta Opens Up

Granta has gone a little racy for its Spring issue this year.

The issue’s theme, you may have guessed, is Sex.

New editor John Freeman, who took over in June, has said he’d like the historic quarterly to be a bit riskier.

“We need to be bolder, stop being so respectable, and take more risks—stylistically, and thematically. We’re not a magazine, really, but a cultural space where anything can happen,” Mr. Freeman told, well, Granta upon taking the job.

For a bit of perspective, you can scroll through 30 years of Granta covers here.

Granta Opens Up