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

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Cultural Capital
01 December 2009
At a splendid party last night at the Naval and Military Club in St James's Square, the actor Charles Dance announced...
Cultural Capital
29 November 2009
I'll be attending the Literary Review's annual "Bad Sex in Fiction Award" ceremony tomorrow night. You can...
Cultural Capital
27 November 2009
Please take a moment to watch this remarkable video. It's of the great English historian Tony Judt giving this year's...
Cultural Capital
26 November 2009
In this week's issue of the NS, our friends and contributors have chosen their favourite books of 2009. Among the...
Cultural Capital
25 November 2009
Guardian and Indy pick up on the New Statesman's five-day-old story about easyJet{C} We're delighted, of...
Cultural Capital
17 November 2009
They call it the "Holodomor" in Ukraine -- the "terror famine" administered by Stalin that caused...
Cultural Capital
16 November 2009
As an addendum to my previous post on the Research Excellence Framework, let me point you to a piece written three...
Cultural Capital
16 November 2009
Last month, I blogged about the establishment of the Research Excellence Framework (REF), which lays down the criteria...
Politics
12 November 2009
Robert Skidelsky
Cultural Capital
06 November 2009
This coming Monday, 9 November, I'll be chairing an "In conversation with the New Statesman" event at Borders...
Cultural Capital
06 November 2009
In memory of Claude Lévi-Strauss, who died this week, here is a lovely clip of the late Pierre Bourdieu explaining how...
Cultural Capital
02 November 2009
The second story on the front page of Doha's English-language newspaper the Peninsula yesterday concerned the...
Cultural Capital
31 October 2009
You see them everywhere you go in Doha, especially in the West Bay area where the festival hotels are located: yellow...
Cultural Capital
30 October 2009
I didn't arrive in Doha yesterday in time for the inauguration of the Doha Tribeca Film Festival at I M Pei's wonderful...
Cultural Capital
30 October 2009
For the next three days, I'll be blogging from the Doha Tribeca Film Festival -- Robert de Niro's attempt to re-create...

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