The Shadow of a Flame

November 10, 2019 Patrick Leman 0

Eight years ago, Emeritus Professor of English Literature at Clare Hall, Cambridge, Stefan Collini, found himself pondering “what are universities for?” It’s not entirely clear […]


August 6, 2019 Patrick Leman 3

I suspect Boris Johnson thinks he’d make a good dictator. In the Kim Jung Un/Idi Amin mould, of course (although differentiation is important in these […]

The Pretenders

July 13, 2019 Patrick Leman 0

Boris – like Cher and Bono, he only needs one name now – recently told an audience of Tory party members that the whole problem […]