The Sunday dozen

25th February 2024

John Wyver writes: eleven articles from the past week, and an archive from 1967, that especially caught my attention, plus the usual musical bonus. The image above by Ene-Liis Semper is from the 2012 Lyric, Hammersmith production of Three Kingdoms, more

Sunday links

13th February 2022

John Wyver writes: our break in Northumberland was glorious - thanks for asking - and I'm returning now with today's list of recommended reading, listening and viewing. • In Our Time - Walter Benjamin: let us now more

Sunday links

7th February 2021

John Wyver writes: another collection of pointers to the past week's interesting articles and videos, gathered from my Twitter timeline and elsewhere, and with the help of friends also. • All American end zones: for Super Bowl more

The Angel of the North turns 20

15th February 2018

Today marks the twenty-year anniversary of the installation of Antony Gormley’s work The Angel of the North. Gormley’s work is now iconic and the Angel is probably his most famous work.  It is estimated to be seen by 33 million more

Sunday links

19th March 2017

As usual (or given recent experience, on occasions), a list of links to articles and videos that have engaged me over the past week. Many thanks to those who alerted me to a number of them. • Senses of Cinema more

5 x 5 No. 3: Tom’s list

31st December 2015

For the end of 2015, when this blog has been less than it should have been, and for the start of 2016, when it will be more than it has been, we offer five short lists of five cultural more