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Sue Prideaux is an Anglo-Norwegian writer. Her latest book is I Am Dynamite! A Life of Nietzsche (Faber & Faber).
Philip Hoare explores how the artist’s obsession with science, magic and self-promotion paved the way for our existential age.
How the composer infiltrated every corner of culture, from Hollywood and literature to architecture and philosophy.
In the city of Leiden, the budding artist was surrounded with industrious craftsmen, freethinking printers and cutting-edge science
From Mussolini to Papa Doc Duvalier, how image and theatre give tyrants their power.