Cultural Capital
26 January 2011
The poet Jo Shapcott has won the Costa Book of the Year award for her collection, Of Mutability. It was a surprise...
Cultural Capital
25 January 2011
Derek Walcott has won the 2010 T S Eliot prize, for the best new collection of poems published in Great Britain or...
Cultural Capital
24 January 2011
It's nearly fifty years since the death of one of France's greatest 20th century novelists: Louis Ferdinand Auguste...
Cultural Capital
21 January 2011
In this week's New Statesman the British novelist and critic Hari Kunzru has reviewed Flying Close to the Sun: My Life...
Cultural Capital
19 January 2011
Twenty five leading film academics, including Professor Pam Cook who runs the anti-cuts bfiwatch blog, have written to...
Cultural Capital
18 January 2011
In this week's magazine, the philosopher and the New Statesman's lead reviewer John Gray gives a caustic critique of...
Cultural Capital
17 January 2011
Though top ten lists are often criticised for their perceived encouragement of critical myopia and crude categorisation...
Cultural Capital
09 December 2010
Derrick Knight is a British documentary film director and editor. In 1957 he set up DKP (Derrick Knight & Partners...
Books
09 December 2010
You've written extensively about Alberto Giacometti. What's different about your new book, In Giacometti's Studio?I...
Cultural Capital
07 December 2010
Laurie Penny has already reported on the protests by art students at last night's Turner Prize ceremony. Here, arts...
Cultural Capital
30 November 2010
In this week's London Review of Books, the first four letters are devoted to discussing Richard J Evans's damning...
Cultural Capital
26 November 2010
Philippe Parreno came to public prominence when his film, Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait, was screened out of...
Cultural Capital
25 November 2010
The British novelist Hari Kunzru has criticised Turkey's attitude towards free speech at the European Writers'...
Cultural Capital
23 November 2010
One New Change: three seemingly simple words, the street address in fact, though one can almost feel the agonising and...
Cultural Capital
22 November 2010
In an article in this month's New York Review of Books, the poet and academic Mark Ford has written about the recent...

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