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Daniel Johnson

An Almost English Life
Miriam Gross’s life casts a fascinating insight into the British establishment from an outsider’s perspective. Brought up in wartime Jerusalem, she was deposited by her parents, speaking no English, at the bohemian Dartington Hall School; and then continued her education at Oxford where she found her way into more glamorous academic circles. Her descriptions – whether mending her boss’s bra on her first day at work, or rewriting Angus Wilson’s slapdash book...
The Wild West: Boom or Bust?
The arrival of President Trump and the threat of Europe’s so-called alt-right are already having far-reaching implications around the world. Our panel of experts assess whether Trump’s America will be a gun-slinging new version of The Wild West – a ‘boom or bust’ era – and analyse the likely consequences of US foreign policy for the rest of us. Join us as we reflect on the West’s future. Writer and broadcaster Mark Lawson leads the debate with ...