Arts & Books
This year's festival introduced an assault hotline (and some male baristas). But has Cannes really got to grips with the implications of #metoo?
An ex-US soldier's novel about the US Civil War and its aftermath is an ambitious exercise in Southern Gothic
Ian Buruma performed in slapstick theatre and filmed a whisky advert with Akira Kurosawa
Why are so many young, successful women conflicted about having children?
Wolitzer has been unjustly overshadowed by her male rivals
The shock waves from the assassination of Colombia's Jorge Eliécer Gaitán can still be felt today
Russia's leader appears to believe his own propaganda
The science in Philip Ball's new book takes us to a place beyond weird
We're in a crisis and Facebook isn't helping
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