Issue 15.5

14 March, 2011

James McComish

Through Sheer Force of Iron Will

Jonathan Steinberg's Bismarck: A Life proffers fresh insight into the Iron Chancellor's psyche.

Paul Sweeten

Novel People

Sebastian Faulks resurrects character criticism in Faulks on Fiction: The Secret Life of the Novel.

Frederick Deknatel

Baghdad Chassis

An exhibition of a car destroyed by a bomb in Baghdad provokes conversations about civilian suffering in war.

Josh Rosaler

Universes of Possibilities

Brian Greene's The Hidden Reality explores the notion that our universe may be one among many parallel universes.

Alexander Barker and Alex Niven

An Interview with Ken Loach

Director Ken Loach speaks about the film industry, British politics, and his new film, Route Irish.