In 1988, Marxism Today put out a list of "modern" and "new" things. Now, with the future of the left forcing us to radically rethink the "new times", the New Statesman has updated the list for 2016.
A tale of lived versus mechanical time.
As Toni Morrison's Beloved illustrates, maternal love defies restrictions based on the intersection of race and gender, and exists beyond patriarchal rules of ownership.
We pile ever greater pressure upon individual schools, when in fact they only truly succeed as part of a broader network of support, learning and mentoring.
I've always bought colouring books – but these new, "therapeutic" offerings make me feel faintly distressed.
The new film from director Marielle Heller revels in the messiness of teenage life and love.
A hundred years on from the publication of The Thirty-Nine Steps, what is John Buchan's legacy and how have spy novels endured in an age of supranational politics?
In an age of unprecedented foreign travel, tourists get quite a bad rap, not least from tourists themselves.
From toddlers to teens, Amanda Craig rounds up the best books for children.
After Fight Club 2's recent release as an ongoing mini-series, Dr Elizabeth Nelson of the Pacifica Graduate Institute in California explains how film can teach psychological concepts.
Establishing an explicitly exclusive and anti-populist club is, of course, a long-established route to long-term popularity.
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