Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
22 May 2015

Taylor Swift: queen of the Peter Pan generation

Twentysomething Swiftdom shows how scared of growing up my generation is.

Why I’m not celebrating Billy Elliot’s 10th birthday

This film/musical is nasty piece of ideology from which no one may dissent.

28 April 2015

Force Majeure: familial failures

A new film explores the hollowing out of family life.

17 April 2015

Montage of Heck: nevermind the tragedy

A new rock doc about Kurt Cobain is a paean to the Nirvana frontman’s restless creativity – not his tragic end.

14 April 2015

Smashing statues: the chilling desire to be free from history

The new fashion for defacement is intolerant and vengeful.