Postcard from Yale

6th April 2024

John Wyver writes: In November the distinguished art historian Lynda Nead (link to her page at Birkbeck, where she is now Emerita Professor), who is also a friend, gave the prestigious Paul Mellon Lectures at the V&A. In four more

Postcard from New York

2nd April 2024

John Wyver writes: On the way to New Haven for a screening and panel at Yale (so, yes, look out for another Postcard from there), I spent a busy day and a half in New York. These was a time more

On display

8th November 2021

John Wyver writes: I'm pleased that I seem to have re-started regular Sunday links, and now my aim is to return to posting more regularly on topics that I've mused about before, including television and film, more

Coventry conversation [updating]

9th June 2021

John Wyver writes: I know that posting comments to blog posts is so late noughties, and as a consequence no-one does it anymore, but I did want to try this as an experiment - and I'm very grateful to those more

Coventry postcard no. 5

8th June 2021

John Wyver writes: Ahead of tomorrow night's broadcast (9pm, BBCFour), here's the fifth post in a series about our new documentary Coventry Cathedral: Building for a New Britain. The first four are here, more