Books
14 June 2010
There is something of the pantomime to recent debates concerning science and religion, the question of their...
Culture
29 March 2010
Do you ever worry whether writing novels is what you ought to be doing?Oh, yes, always. I think that this anxiety is...
Culture
12 March 2010
In Britain, cleverness is regarded as at once praiseworthy and not wholly admirable. Perhaps that is why Rebecca...
Lifestyle
20 August 2009
A common injunction of self-help and management advice in recent years has been to "make more mistakes". But...
Culture
10 July 2008
The political animal doesn't need telling that complaint is a good thing. To complain is to stand up and say that...
UK Politics
22 May 2008
"I have deep respect for those who do not agree with some of the provisions in the bill because of religious conviction...
Culture
21 May 2007
Imagine curating a display of photographs collected from the homes of millions of ordinary Britons. In order for your...