C DOHERTY sees the impact of an exhibition of challenging modernist artworks diminished by its setting
Thursday 30th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
Moses Boyd Exodus
Corsica Studios, London SE17
ON A street corner in Texas earlier this month, a queue snaked around the block of a nondescript venue.
The crowd attending SXSW in Austin, one of the music...
The personal and political conflict sparked by the Roman republic’s disintegration is resonantly conveyed in the language of two Shakespeare plays, says GORDON PARSONS
Wednesday 29th Mar 2017
The Carriageworks, Leeds/Touring
IF YOU want to know what Ken Loach’s film I, Daniel Blake would be like if it were remade with a puppet that swears, moonwalks and vomits then look no further than...
JEZ RILEY FRENCH tells Neil Mudd all about the groundbreaking soundscape he’s created which captures the
‘music’ of the Humber bridge
Tuesday 28th Mar 2017
Crime fiction round-up with Mat Coward
The Dilemmas of Lenin
by Tariq Ali (Verso, £16.99)
HOW long is Lenin’s shadow?
A lot of ink will be spilt, seminars convened, papers published and declarations issued on the question in this, the centenary year of the...
Monday 27th Mar 2017
Who Belongs to Glasgow? 200 Years of Migration
by Mary Edward (Luath Press, £9.99)
IN AN age convulsed by Brexit, potential Scottish independence and growing nationalist fervour, it’s both refreshing and necessary to recall how...
BOB ORAM sees 14 incredible acts launch the first Loud Women CD
Sunday 26th Mar 2017