Saturday, 18 February 2017

Simon Callow on T.S. Eliot and Decadence

T.S. Eliot is perhaps the most famous 20th century poet in the English language. What is less well known is..

By Graham Henderson


Friday, 3 February 2017

T.S. Eliot and Decadence: the story of the Parisian year

The role of the Anglo-American poet T.S. Eliot as a progenitor of Modernism is well known, not least because of..

By Graham Henderson


Thursday, 22 December 2016

Coffee, Shakespeare and neuroscience - three books for the new year

Over the festive period, Reaction authors are writing in with their favourite books from 2016 that they feel would make..

By Graham Henderson


Friday, 18 November 2016

What we can learn about Brexit from the English civil war

The current constitutional crisis in the UK has many similarities with the crisis which triggered the English civil war or..

By Graham Henderson


Friday, 23 September 2016

Welcome to the Machine: playing cards and piano factories come together in a King's Cross jazz show

In 1873 the French poets Arthur Rimbaud and Paul Verlaine spent a tempestuous few months living together as lovers at..

By Graham Henderson