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X.Trapnel on the latest publishing politics
The money is bad, the hours long and the white wine copious and cheap
The inside line on the book world
The Scottish Government drastically needs to rethink its approach to hate crime
Ed Davey is the new leader of the Lib Dems – but to what purpose?
Louise Perry reviews Why Borders Matter: Why Humanity Must Relearn the Art of Drawing Boundaries, by Frank Furedi
Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Borat film is a flop
The greatest unrequited love story of all time
Shinzo Abe has led Japan to overcome its war guilt and emerge as a major global power
Leave literary reviews to reviewers rather than score-settling academics
Hugh Grant’s acting career has experienced a well-earned renaissance in recent years
Wagner’s sexual ambiguity spoke to Oscar Wilde, Aubrey Beardsley and Thomas Mann, says Norman Lebrecht
Did Boris Johnson just announce he’s given up on Brexit negotiations?