Jonathan Derbyshire is Managing Editor of Prospect. He was formerly Culture Editor of the New Statesman.

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Books
17 March 2011
Niall Ferguson's new history of western "civilisation" begins and ends not in the west, but in China. In the...
The Staggers
06 March 2011
Celebration day
The Staggers
06 March 2011
In her piece in this week's magazine on the case of Private Bradley Manning, the 23-year-old American soldier suspected...
The Staggers
06 March 2011
The comeback kid
The Staggers
06 March 2011
In an open letter to the Prime Minister published today in the Independent on Sunday, 50 senior military figures,...
The Staggers
05 March 2011
In a post last week about the travails of Nicolas Sarkozy, I mentioned the debate on the place of religion in France...
The Staggers
05 March 2011
The Chancellor George Osborne has just finished speaking to the Conservatives' spring conference in Cardiff....
The Staggers
05 March 2011
Will John Vickers listen?
The Staggers
01 March 2011
Last summer I wrote a piece for the magazine about the sinister turn taken by President Nicolas Sarkozy's "war on...
Books
24 February 2011
In 1997, the bookshop chain Waterstone's invited its customers to vote for the "Top 100 Books of the [20th]...
Cultural Capital
22 February 2011
The Ethiopian-born American novelist Dinaw Mengestu, whose second novel, How To Read the Air, was published at the turn...
Books
17 February 2011
In 2002, the foreign correspondent Patrick Cockburn was in Kabul reporting on the fall of the Taliban when he received...
Cultural Capital
17 February 2011
Most of the Critics section in this week's issue of the New Statesman, out today, is devoted to a philosophy special....
Books
10 February 2011
After Sebald: Place and Re-Enchantment, Snape Maltings, SuffolkFriday evening in the small Suffolk town of Saxmundham....
Books
27 January 2011
Your book, The Net Delusion, is a critique of cyber-utopianism. But you used to be a true believer in that creed, didn'...

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