Marina Gerner

Marina Gerner

The story of the manuscript of Alice In Wonderland

A new anthology highlights the shortfalls of contemporary outlets for short fiction

One of the greatest writers of short stories is finally getting his English-language dues

Etgar Keret’s memoir The Seven Good Years is mellow but full of deadpan humour about life’s absurdities

The veteran of American comedy doesn’t care who he offends

Social media will not set us free — but neither will they enslave us. New means of communication depend on people using them responsibly

The overlooked female contemporaries of Aristotle and Cicero

Do smartphones rob us of our freedom, as Edgar Degas thought? Isaiah Berlin would argue otherwise