Tuesday, December 18, 2012

From the Central Standard Times..."A view from the middle of America"

It may be a bit of a scroll down the page to find mention of Muriel Spark but this is an intriguing article on A Second Front in the Culture War     An interesting debate.

Friday, December 14, 2012

And the winner...

...of the James Tait Black 'best of the best' prize (awarded to celebrate the 250th anniversary of English Literature studies at Edinburgh University) is Angela Carter's Nights at the Circus - a story about winged circus performer Sophie Fevvers, published in 1984.