Tiffany Jenkins: Good TV compared to great novels
In her Scotsman column, Tiffany Jenkins writes that TV just can't compete with the one-on-one of literature when it comes to the revelations of the quotidian. READ MORE
Dave Bowden on Kenneth Clark’s Civilisation
In IdeasTap, Dave Bowden reflects on Kenneth Clark's landmark documentary series, Civilisation, in light of a new exhibition dedicated to Clark at the Tate. READ MORE
To Kill a Mockingbird - the Michael Gove GCSE English controversy
Claire Fox appeared on the Today programme yesterday to discuss the allegation that Michael Gove had axed American classics such as To Kill A Mockingbird and Of Mice and Men from the English Literature GCSE syllabus. She also discussed the controversy on BBC 5 Live and Channel 4 News. READ MORE
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