Interview with Pascal Bruckner

I interviewed the French philosopher Pascal Bruckner about The Tyranny of Guilt, his perceptive account of the dangers and hypocrisies of European liberalism. You can hear the RSA’s recording of the meeting here.

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