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THERE'S NOTHING LIKE AN EDNA

Short Read: for her theatre highlight, Isabel Lloyd picks the farewell tour of a one-time housewife read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsARTSISABEL LLOYDIsabel LloydNovember/December 2013theatreTHIS SEASON

THE SILENT ERA ON STEROIDS

At the Cinema: Tom Shone watches Alfonso Cuarón and J.C. Chandor—the directors of "Gravity" and "All is Lost"—beat the blockbusters at their own game read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsAt the CinemaculturefilmmoviesNovember/December 2013Tom Shone

PHILIP ROTH'S IMPURE QUEST

Notes on a Voice: Philip Roth's work throngs with clamorous alter egos. Edward Docx tunes into the voice behind them read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbookscultureEdward Docxnotes on a voiceNovember/December 2013

SPOTS, SWEAT, SNOT—AND SEX

Short Read: for his film highlight, Nicholas Barber picks a movie dripping with emotional intimacy read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsCinemafilmmoviesNicholas BarberNovember/December 2013THIS SEASON

A VINTAGE VOICE

Short Read: Michael Church's pick of the classical music season is a great Wagnerian appearing in "Wozzek" read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsClassicalMichael ChurchNovember/December 2013THIS SEASON

ARCADE FIRE PLAY FAST AND LOOSE

Short Read: for her rock highlight, Hazel Sheffield picks a full-blooded new album from Arcade Fire read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsHazel SheffieldMUSICNovember/December 2013RockTHIS SEASON

STRIKING GOLD

Six Good Books: Maggie Fergusson recommends a masterpiece by a young New Zealander, another hit from Robert Harris, and a slim volume about Auden read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbookscultureMaggie FergussonNovember/December 2013Six Good Books

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