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POETRY ROCKS

Six original poems, each about a stone; six pieces of jewellery, each made with that stone. Ruth Padel, Fiona Sampson and others dig into the mineral world read more »
  • TO VANCOUVER WITH LOVE

    Short Read: for his pick of the talks Anthony Gardner recommends the Vancouver Writers Fest—this year it has a bumper crop of authors, Sunday Brunch and bands read more »
  • DESTINY'S DARK UNIVERSE

    A Game, a Gadget and an App: Tom Standage plays a wildly ambitious shoot-em-up , goes around the world in 80 Days, and finds some speakers he can take with him read more »
  • A GLASS WITH A VIEW

    The Wine-List Inspector: Tim Atkin gets high on Turkish wine in Istanbul—in more ways than one
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  • RECTANGLES WITH PERSONALITY

    A Game, a Gadget and an App: Tom Standage roots for Thomas the rectangle, re-charges on the go and time travels through his photo albums read more »
  • CLASSY, WITH A DASH OF WIT

    Man in a Suit: Anthony Gregory, an up-and-coming tenor, gets an outfit worth singing about. Clemency Burton-Hill meets him read more »
  • POSH BOYS

    The Line of Beauty: blue blood, old money, and new—the privileged will always be with us. Matthew Sweet takes their measure read more »