Keynes

Will computers kill the Arts Council?

1 July 2017 9:00 am

Amid the general political turmoil, a flutter of hope has greeted the arrival of Sir Nicholas Serota as chairman of…

‘The Judgement of Paris’, 1933, by William Roberts

When the world falls apart, you go back to the start: Classicism in British Art reviewed

12 November 2016 9:00 am

The catalogue to Pallant House Gallery’s latest exhibition features a favourite anecdote. It is 1924 and a competition is being…

Q: What is a good school? A: One that everybody else likes

16 January 2016 9:00 am

A few months ago I received a call from someone running a small private school near New York. They believed…

The best thing about Harry G. Frankfurt’s On Inequality is the paper

17 October 2015 8:00 am

Ten years ago, a philosophy professor at Princeton wrote a book with a provocative, slightly indecent title. It was a…

Piketty’s decaff Marxism would be just as oppressive and intrusive as the old variety

24 May 2014 9:00 am

If a title works once, the chances are it will work again. Half the punch of Marx’s masterwork is in…

How France’s left-wing government learned to love austerity

10 May 2014 9:00 am

How France learned to love cuts

It's a stupid lie to say we're all bisexual

4 January 2014 9:00 am

It’s a stupid lie to say that we’re all attracted to both men and women