Hilary Spurling


How The Spectator discovered Helen Mirren

From Enoch Powell to Danny La Rue: Hilary Spurling remembers how she was given free rein when she took over the arts and books pages in the 1960s

By Hilary Spurling

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Three remarkable sisters at the heart of 20th-century Chinese politics

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: Three Women at the Heart of Twentieth-Century China by Jung Chang reviewed

By Hilary Spurling

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