Have Faith in Cod

Harland Miller’s show York, So Good They Named it Once, including some 30 paintings, opened in York Art Gallery on 14 February and was originally due to run until the end of May, but with the museum now closed, the local audience are robbed of the chance to see these works in the flesh. The…

A Manifesto for the Millennia

BY EMILY CATRICE / If there’s one person I think deserves a proper apotheosis, it’s Mary Beard. Though, fortunately, it’s much too early to be talking deification. She’ll be writing, researching and thinking critically among us for a long time to come. In this digital era when power divides are becoming clearer and long-unheard voices…

33 1/3: Blank Generation

Pete Astor (Bloomsbury) Part of the fun of the 33 1/3 series of books on classic albums is trying to anticipate which direction the author will take. We’ve been treated to track-by-track details of the writing and recording processes, personal and poetic takes from jaded band members and giddy fans alike, and even a short…