Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
16 April 2014

Calvary: the sins of the fathers

A black comedy about a good priest battling cynicism comes to confused and troubling conclusions.

15 April 2014

Twenty Feet From Stardom: the decline of the pop professional

A new documentary pays tribute to the unsung performers behind pop's biggest hits.

11 April 2014

Matthew Arnold's error: the state is bad for culture

In order to judge 'the best which has been thought and said in the world', individuals must be free to discriminate.

4 April 2014

Kurt Cobain: fear and loathing of the fans

How Nirvana killed the spirit of youth culture.

28 March 2014

The pathology of genius

Was Gilbert Stuart’s erratic work and behaviour due to bipolar disorder?