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CATE FOR BEST ACTRESS

Her performance in Woody Allen's new film gives Cate Blanchett a clear shot at her second Oscar. Robert Butler bets on it read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsCate BlanchettmoviesOscarsRobert Butler

THE MIDDLE AGES IN MANHATTAN

Authors on Museums: The novelist James Lasdun spent his school days immersed in an inner theme park of the Middle Ages. At the Cloisters, in Upper Manhattan, his gothic fantasies are reawakened read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT Artsauthors on museumsJames LasdunSeptember/October 2013

THE ROCK OF ANGUISH

Short Read: for his pick of this autumn's classical music, Michael Church chooses three roles by Ferruccio Furlanetto  read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsClassical MusicMichael ChurchSeptember/October 2013THIS SEASON

P.G. WODEHOUSE'S ART OF THE COMMA

Notes on a Voice: Ed Cumming tunes into the pitch-perfect chronicler of a world that never existed read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbooksEd Cummingnotes on a voiceSeptember/October 2013

THE KING AND I

From the archive: more than 30 years after his death, Elvis Presley has been reduced to the shorthand of iconography. Ray Connolly remembers meeting the man read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT Arts

ZAHA AND THE GUNPOWDER PLOT

Short Read: Zaha Hadid's first building in central London springs out of one that's already listed. Tim de Lisle explains read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArchitectureArtslondonSeptember/October 2013THIS SEASONTim de Lisle

ARCTIC MONKEYS NAIL IT AT LAST

Short Read: Hazel Sheffield picks her album for the autumn and Tim de Lisle names four singers to follow next month read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsHazel SheffieldMUSICRockSeptember/October 2013THIS SEASON

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