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BERLIN REVISITED

In 1989 Brian Harris photographed the fall of the Berlin Wall. Twenty years on, he returned to Berlin to capture the new city. Tim de Lisle introduces him read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT Arts

MARION COUTTS' FIERCE MEMOIR

Six Good Books: our literary editor Maggie Fergusson recommends a shocking account of loss, an enlightening guide to money, and a moving novel from Marilynne Robinson read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbookscultureMaggie FergussonNovember/December 2014Six Good Books

MR NORRIS CHANGES JOBS

Short Read: before taking over the National Theatre in 2015, he's bringing the Mumbai slums to life on stage. For Isabel Lloyd, it's a good omen read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsARTS This seasonIsabel LloydNovember/December 2014theatre

A HOME FROM HOME

Authors on Museums: most of the treasures in Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts spent their early lives outside America. For the novelist Claire Messud, that makes them kindred spirits read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT AmericaArtsauthors on museumsclaire messudcultureNovember/December 2014

TIMOTHY SPALL'S STAR TURNS

Visual CV: he’s an actor like no other—not even his actor son. And now he is winning awards for “Mr Turner”. Jasper Rees picks the very best of Mr Spall read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsfilmJasper ReesNovember/December 2014theatrevisual cv

DANCING OUT OF OBSCURITY

Short Read: it took ten years to hone their style and four minutes to go mainstream. Hazel Sheffield on Future Islands' breakthrough—and their frontman's moves read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsHazel SheffieldMUSICNovember/December 2014RockTHIS SEASON

TROUBLE IN PARADISE

Found in Translation: Simon Willis enjoys a Colombian novel of corrupted innocence, published in English more than 30 years after it was written read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbookscultureFound in translationseptember/october 2014Simon Willis

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