Robert O'Brien

Robert O'Brien

On the 50th anniversary of the protests of May 1968 in Paris, it is time to reassess the ageing Marxist intellectual whom the students idolised

The debate between Sir Roger Scruton and Terry Eagleton enhances our national discourse

The critic F.R. Leavis deserves better

We need cultural critics who will still stand up for the best that has been thought and said in the world

The divide between the arts and sciences will never be fully resolved. But the gap may be narrowing