Charles Dickens

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The similarity between Charles Dickens and Armando Iannucci

May 15, 2020 1:46 pm

The director's new work, The Personal History of David Copperfield, is certainly brave

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The wisdom of Salman

April 24, 2020 12:08 pm

Rushdie on fathers, fictions and fatwas

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The way we read now

February 11, 2020 2:27 pm

The thrill is gone for lovers of fiction. Joseph Bottum on the strange death of the novel

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The Dems take a swig from The Pickwick Papers

September 25, 2019 3:28 pm

Compare the anodyne narrative of the transcript to the mad impeachment hysteria that has addled the brains of the anti-Trump sorority in the Democratic party