Alexander Larman

Alexander Larman is an author and journalist. His latest book is Byron’s Women (Head of Zeus)

Alexander Larman reviews A Bit of a Stretch: The Diaries of a Prisoner by Chris Atkins

Once, the establishment might have left the unsavoury implications to the viewer’s own intelligence

Alexander Larman considers Rufus Norris’s vision, and the future of the National Theatre.

As the new Emma comes to cinema screens, Alexander Larman considers the innumerable Austen remakes over the past 25 years

Like Wilde, Tom Stoppard has finally realised the importance of being earnest

Predictability and cyclical trends at the 92nd Academy Awards

Do we believe all stories as true, or presume innocence until proven guilty?

Criticism is a valuable art but it should never end up as a tool for bullying

Alexander Larman reviews Lady in Waiting: My extraordinary life in the shadow of the crown, by Anne Glenconner

How the electronic dance duo made more than a minimal contribution to music