By new-statesman - 13 August 02:28
The critics’ verdicts on Will Self, Nicholson Baker and Javier Marias.
By Emma Geen - 07 August 06:23
Robert Hughes, the lauded art critic, writer and television documentary maker, has died.
By admin - 06 August 06:33
The critics’ verdicts on Lois Banner, Tom Williams and Nell Freudenberger.
By New Statesman - 19 June 11:32
The critics' verdicts on Mario Vargas Llosa, Rachel Lichtenstein and the letters of T S Eliot.
By Desmond McCarthy - 16 June 10:55
The New Statesman reviewed Ulysses for the first time on 7 April 1923. Desmond McCarthy, the literary editor at the time, wrote under the pen-name Affable Hawk. Presented here is the full text of the review.
By New Statesman - 12 June 04:12
The critics' verdicts on Jonathan Sacks, Simon Mawer and Andrew Blum.
By Nina Caplan - 26 April 12:47
Carey discusses bad-boy characters and Australian identity.
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 26 April 12:25
HarperCollins, 416pp, £12.99
By Helen Lewis - 26 April 11:57
Brooke Magnanti's skewering of others' bad stats is excellent. It's a shame she isn't blameless hers