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Judge not?

In the clamorous world of modern high culture, people find it increasingly difficult to distinguish between good and bad art. Frederic Raphael regrets the decline of cultural judgement and is particularly distressed at the praise heaped upon a new book…
Frederic Raphael  


The small club of British classical scholarship has lost one of its finest members. Frederic Raphael is angry about how he was mistreated by his literary "patrons"
Frederic Raphael  

Son of Enoch

Enoch Soames, Max Beerbohm's classic 1912 story, has a sequel. Enoch had a son, Methuselah, who was waiting for him in the British Museum on 3rd June 1997
Frederic Raphael