Orwell biographer DJ Taylor wants to dig up the common of Southwold, a quiet Suffolk seaside resort, in order to find a time capsule that Orwell allegedly buried there 70 years ago. If found, I suspect that it will not contain a bucket and spade.
- Bestiaries (ii): Llull and Orwell
Through the serpent have come all evils in the world.
- What happens when your BlaBlaCar.com driver is a wanted criminal
Here. I’d been vaguely considering, because flying like a bird is not yet an option, and because trains booked less than
- Burying Bakunin
Homage to Catalonia achieved the double-whammy of focusing attention on the Stalinist terror that followed the 1937 coup while whitewashing the
- Time, a commodity
I always thought that a commodity was an article that could be traded, and that time (99-year lease, delivery in October,
- Turtles and festivals of peace
Barcelona’s Forum will resort to anything now to get anyone, anywhere to take an interest, so yesterday a bunch of children