Joseph Connolly

Joseph Connolly is the author of 14 novels, the latest being This is 64 (riverrun)

My formative years and future
tastes in all things were formed by
1950s and 1960s television,

Joseph Connolly’s enduring passion for sartorial splendour was driven by a childhood addiction to the glamour of TV

Joseph Connolly has never ridden a bike, drunk a pint of biiter or had a curry. Can you match his epic non-achievements?

Joseph Connolly treasures his friendship with his literary hero

We used to love filling our homes with possessions. Now, less is more — indeed, it’s everything

Joseph Connolly had never suffered a day’s illness — until he was felled by a “very unglamorous stroke”

Joseph Connolly reviews One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time, by Craig Brown

Why do people — and men in particular — dress so vilely now?