Lucasta Miller

Lives unlived: Light Perpetual, by Francis Spufford, reviewed

30 January 2021 9:00 am

Francis Spufford was already admired as a non-fiction writer when he published his prize-winning first novel, On Golden Hill, in…

Where are Yeats, Eliot and Plath in a new survey of 20th-century poetry?

5 October 2019 9:00 am

Shelley famously and optimistically proclaimed that poets were the unacknowledged legislators of the world. Adorno famously and pessimistically declared that…

Rushdie at his best – Quichotte reviewed

21 September 2019 9:00 am

It’s hard to get your head around Salman Rushdie’s latest novel Quichotte, which has been shortlisted for the Booker. It’s…