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

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"