Martin Luther

Sumptuous and saucy: Compton Verney's virtual tour of their Cranach show

9 May 2020 9:00 am

‘Naughty little nudes,’ my history of art teacher used to say of Cranach’s Eves and Venuses. Aren’t they just? Coquettish…

Hamlet

Alas, poor Hamlet — now presumed to be overweight

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Do you regard fat as a noun, a food substance all humans eat and need? Or as an adjective, denoting…

Why calling for an ‘Islamic Reformation’ is lazy and historically illiterate

7 February 2015 9:00 am

What’s wrong with calls for an ‘Islamic Reformation’