Books
21 February 2008
Why is there so much depression about these days? Are there really more depressed people in the world? Should all those...
Books
24 January 2008
Darian Leader and David Corfield, in their fascinating new book, tell us that most general practitioners listen to...
Culture
19 March 2007
Last month I took my twin 13-year-old sons to see the Black Keys at the Shepherd's Bush Empire. The Keys are two...
Culture
26 June 2006
Written as a commission in 1915, Sigmund Freud's On Transience is a short, beautiful and enigmatic work. When he wrote...
Books
29 May 2006
There is an ironically amusing moment early on in Edward Said's last, unfinished, but intriguing book, On Late Style....
Books
24 April 2006
The kids who discovered black music and pleasure and dissent in the 1960s are the people running the west today. If...
16 April 2001
For days he had been fearful of this night but wanted to believe he was ready. However, when he arrived at the party,...