Words for Music: Going Gold

Brilliant read in the Grauniad from columnist Tanya Gold, who was startled – to put it mildly – when a student at the Royal Academy of Music decided she wanted to set some of TG’s columns to music. TG, whose inimitable style barks powerfully about what it’s like to bite too much, went along to a rehearsal… Read her account 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