Category: North America

3 March, 2013

Kevin Brazil

Pop Goes History

Kevin Brazil is left cold by Tate Modern's new Lichtenstein retrospective but gets hooked on Kurt Schwitters at Tate Britain.

17 February, 2013

Emma Park

Blow Up Media Studies

Emma Park takes umbrage with Toby Miller's gunpowder plot for the humanities as we know it.

4 February, 2013

Jared Spier

Lance Armstrong Still Hasn’t Come Clean

After decades of deception, Jared Spier explains why fans of cycling and of clean sport deserve more.

30 January, 2013

Felix Vikhman

Photo of the Week: Robarts Library

16 December, 2012

Christy Edwall


Christy Edwall braves Arctic conditions to explore Adam Gopnik's essays on Winter.

30 November, 2012

Rosie Lavan

Alistair Cooke’s Letter from America

24 November, 2012

Tom Cutterham

Life after Mitt: Tim Stanley on the Republican future

4 November, 2012

Tim Smith-Laing

An Improvisatory Feel

Tim Smith-Laing finds D.T. Max's biography of David Foster Wallace, a life curiously lacking in life.

Sherry Mao

Photo of the Week: New York before Sandy

4 June, 2012

Hannah Joll


Nathan Englander's What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank is a worthy homage to Raymond Carver.