Julian Jackson

Travels After His Aunt

Novelist Nicholas Shakespeare’s biography of his aunt is a compelling look at everyday life in occupied France

The French Path of Most Resistance

Jean Moulin, the leader of the struggle against the Nazis, died in 1943. Now his aide’s memoirs have revived controversy

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"