Category: Literature

31 March, 2015

Fergus McGhee

Cold Pastoral?

Fergus McGhee traces the fortunes of an ancient Greek idea


Jennifer Rushworth

In Search of Medieval Beauty

Jennifer Rushworth enjoys a rich study of medieval aesthetics


19 March, 2015

Kristin Grogan

Sewn By Chance



16 March, 2015

Mark Byers

Mauvais Livres

Mark Byers enjoys a colourful study of literary censorship, and asks what it means today


Kristin Grogan

An Interview with Jenny Lewis

Kristin Grogan speaks to the poet about writing, war, and the Epic of Gilgamesh


2 March, 2015

Sanders Bernstein

Smudging the Sunset

Sanders Bernstein counts the cost of Meghan Daum's crusade against sentimentality


Edward Hicks

The Other Home Front

Edward Hicks explores life in Britain during the Napoleonic Wars


Kanta Dihal

Must Everything Really Die?

Kanta Dihal enjoys an anthology of bad ideas


16 February, 2015

Laura Ludtke

More Than “A World Of Imagination And Vision”

Laura Ludtke explores the Ashmolean's lavish William Blake exhibition


Benedict Morrison

Noises From The Void

Benedict Morrison argues there's more to "Noises Off" than farce