Cocteau’s poetic protégé was a louche literary wunderkind the world lost too soon
A new centre dedicated to horology is an unmissable chance to keep the nation’s town clocks working
A visit to Ely Cathedral perfectly encapsulates the history of England and her architecture.
Jochen Bleichen’s biography of the Emperor is monumental but highly readable
‘Trigger warnings are not merely tools for censoring febrile material for the few, but a complaint about the dominance of Western thought’
What’s wrong with wanting your steak well-done?
The writer’s notes on Greek tragedy are as stimulating as her novels — so she’ll be Daisy Dunn’s guide at a feast of ancient drama in London this summer
Three books offer fresh and enchanting views on the ancient past and how it can still live
There have always been the tax-shy in Britain
As a National Gallery exhibition shows, the artist refused to be broken by bereavement and bankruptcy