Category: The Arts

29 June, 2015

Benedict Morrison

Queer Teeth and Contemporary Film Culture

Benedict Morrison worries about the assimilation of the queer

Marco Alessi

An Insubstantial Pageant: A Question of Perspective in The Tempest

Marco Alessi considers the translation of Shakespeare to the big screen

Leo Mercer

The Sound of Poetry: On Verbatim Theatre, London Road, and Future Libretti

Leo Mercer hopes for an operatic revolution

Alex Darby

The kind of films I want to make

Director Alex Darby discusses what moves him to make films

Dan Sperrin

Moving Pictures Around: Paintings and Their Contexts

Dan Sperrin contemplates what we learn from the movement of pictures

8 June, 2015

Julia Mattison

The Recursive Middle Ages

Julia Mattison comes face to face with a very different Chaucer.

25 May, 2015

Emily Holman

Art’s Responsibility to Life

Emily Holman reflects on Art's response to the key event of our time.

11 May, 2015

Leo Mercer

Notes Towards A Character-Based Poetics

The second piece in Leo Mercer's series on poetry explores the impact of social media

27 April, 2015

Benedict Morrison

Galvanising the Humanities

Benedict Morrison joins in the celebrations for Laura Mulvey's groundbreaking essay on 'Visual Pleasure'

31 March, 2015

Fergus McGhee

Cold Pastoral?

Fergus McGhee traces the fortunes of an ancient Greek idea