Arts & Books
Roy Foster has shaped Yeats's life and verse into a history, rather than just a biography
The literary magazine "McSweeney's" is re-defining the US short story. Its editor, Dave Eggers, says it is not ironic. Yeah, right.
Secular Judaism should become a separate denomination, argues a new book - a bit too vigorously.
Every era views Isaac Newton through the prism of its own concerns. That's why we're obsessed with his alchemy
One foundered on his showy idealism, while the other maintained an English critical cool
The home secretary embodies third-way thinking with passion and integrity.
The term "travel writer" fails to express the literary range of master stylist Norman Lewis.