Arts & Books
A new podcast takes a nuanced look at real life in small-town America
Miranda France / April 13, 2017
Novelists searching for clues on tackling the US president should revisit the preening strongmen of Latin American literature
Sophie Marquand / April 13, 2017
"A captivating exploration of humanity’s journey toward self-transcendence"
Manjit Kumar / April 13, 2017
"Lewis paints a vivid portrait of the life and times of a man of many talents"
A gripping and very funny account of the newspaper reveals its brutal brilliance
Giles Fraser / April 12, 2017
But we shouldn't all turn back to Rome
We are seeing not “the radicalisation of Islam but the Islamisation of radicalism”
Ian Irvine / April 12, 2017
Clarke "shows how the experience of the First World War transformed the laissez-faire liberalism of two generations of Anglo-American politicians"
Saul David / April 12, 2017
"Civil wars cost an estimated $123bn a year, last four times longer than conventional wars and are more likely to recur"
Ivan Hewett / April 11, 2017
He is the most gifted British composer of his time, but his love of musical extremes holds him back
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