Arts & Books
So why are the literate classes blind to modern poetry?
Tony Blair has nothing to learn from the academic left
Britain bears its share of responsibility for the Bosnian fiasco but a simplistic polemic does little to deepen understanding
Where are the critics who can save British art from itself?
David Blunkett's book is a first shot in his leadership campaign
He may be the best French writer at work today, but Michel Houellebecq shouldn't be allowed out alone
Alice Munro's perfectly pitched stories about intimacy and sex are more than a match for most novels