W.H. Auden

The America of Bill Buckley and Victor Navasky is gone. Elitist journalism is marginalised

Two summer exhibitions present differing visions of civilisation

John Carey sticks up for ‘ordinary life’ in his memoir The Unexpected Professor

‘It is time to recall what we have lost and to make sure that our children are not deprived of the civilisation that our ancestors fought to preserve’