The Later Yeats

A new poem by Clive James

New Poems

Three new poems by Peter Porter

Monsieur Flaubert, C’est Moi!

The Nobel Prize winner Orhan Pamuk acknowledges his debt to Gustave Flaubert


From Endpoint and other poems

The Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls

A major investigator of the Scrolls since their discovery explains why after 60 years they still have not made their full impact on the general public

An autumn note

“For many, the end of this uneasy year cannot come quickly enough”

An ordinary killing

Ian Cobain’s book uses the killing of Millar McAllister to paint a meticulous portrait of the Troubles

Greater—not wiser

John Mullan elucidates the genius of Charles Dickens