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

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Culture
18 April 2012
Solomon Kugel, the protagonist of your debut novel, Hope: a Tragedy, is a Jewish New Yorker who has moved upstate. You...
Cultural Capital
04 April 2012
In the 12 March edition of the New Statesman, the leading historian of the Third Reich (and regular NS contributor)...
26 March 2012
"We'll never please the fishermen. I'm well aware of that." Alan Grieve, chairman of the Jerwood...
Books
26 March 2012
In your new book, The Faith of the Faithless, you reject the "raw choice" between secularism and "...
26 March 2012
The Missing Shade of Blue:a Philosophical Adventure Jennie Erdal Abacus, 320pp, £12.99 Jennie Erdal's...
12 March 2012
On 4 March, Richard Symons was in a West End cinema doing a soundcheck for the premiere of his documentary about Yasser...
Culture
12 March 2012
How telling the story of the destruction of the European Jewry became Claude Lanzmann's life’s work.{C} The...
Books
06 March 2012
"They hate me. They really hate me. They say such horrible things about me," the novelist and memoirist...
Ideas
05 March 2012
Charles Darwin once said that the origin of human life was a question too "surrounded with prejudices" for...
Cultural Capital
01 March 2012
I interviewed Rachel Cusk, author of Aftermath, the watercooler book du jour, for this week's New Statesman. Aftermath...
Books
27 February 2012
What, in your view, were the defining characteristics of the Catholic Inquisition from the 13th century onwards?The...
Books
23 February 2012
Your latest book, Secularism and Freedom of Conscience, has its origins in the 2008 commission on cultural differences...
Cultural Capital
12 February 2012
Whitney Houston was found dead yesterday in a room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. She was 48. For some...
The Staggers
11 February 2012
Nicolas Sarkozy is due to announce officially that he will run for the French presidency again next week. But in an...
Cultural Capital
08 February 2012
At a very jolly ceremony at the Coach and Horses in Soho last night, Adam Mars-Jones won the inaugural Hatchet Job of...

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