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

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Books
18 November 2010
Did you ever plan your life?Not until I started writing books. Then I planned it down to the most meticulous detail.In...
Cultural Capital
16 November 2010
If you live in London, you're bound to have heard the terrible nocturnal keening of the urban fox, now as much part of...
Books
11 November 2010
Your latest book, Rainbow Pie, examines what you call the "white underclass" in America. Do you see...
The Staggers
31 October 2010
The Home Secretary, Theresa May, appeared on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show this morning and reiterated the government's...
The Staggers
31 October 2010
On Friday, my colleague Mehdi Hasan looked forward to the "Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Hope", organised by...
The Staggers
30 October 2010
The Browne report's recommendation that the block grant to universities be nearly completely withdrawn has aroused...
The Staggers
30 October 2010
The US connection
Cultural Capital
30 October 2010
This is a guest post by a lecturer in a humanities subject at a Russell Group university. The author wishes to remain...
Cultural Capital
28 October 2010
As part of the Inside Out Festival, I'll be chairing a debate tomorrow night at Somerset House in London on the...
Books
28 October 2010
Is your novel Fame a reaction to your own success? Your books are bestsellers in Germany.It might be, but I don't think...
Cultural Capital
25 October 2010
In this week's New Statesman, A C Grayling, writer, broadcaster and professor of philosophy at Birkbeck, University of...
Cultural Capital
20 October 2010
The New Statesman and Verso Books, which is celebrating its 40th birthday, are delighted to announce a screening of...
Cultural Capital
13 October 2010
Leo Robson concluded his survey of the Man Booker Prize shortlist with this prediction: "I think the prize will be...
Cultural Capital
12 October 2010
Tucked away among the many riches in this week's New Statesman, guest-edited by Melvyn Bragg, is Andrew Adonis's review...
The Staggers
04 October 2010
I understand the Guardian's need to ingratiate itself with the coalition government, but there are surely better ways...

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