Sarah Watling

The Spanish Civil War still dominates our perception of modern Spain

8 April 2023 9:00 am

Twentieth-century Spain was a violent, corrupt and volatile country – but that hardly made it an anomaly within Europe, says Sarah Watling

Fragments of a life: Janet Malcolm meditates on old family photographs

18 February 2023 9:00 am

The biographer and journalist was always reluctant to write about herself, and this posthumously published memoir is hemmed in by what she kept locked away