Moving pictures

The continuing popularity of tattoos is a paradox, writes Richard Johnstone. Which other fashion refuses to acknowledge a use-by date?

18 Mar 14 | Comments (0)


Richard Johnstone reviews Janet Lewis’s The Trial of Sören Qvist

02 Dec 13 | Comments (0)

Then and now, now and then

Richard Johnstone explores the art of rephotography

14 Nov 13 | Comments (1)

More necessary than life

Richard Johnstone reviews Ella K. Maillart’s account of a remarkable prewar journey across Europe and into Asia

21 Oct 13 | Comments (0)

A premonition of bloodshed

Richard Johnstone reviews Muriel Spark’s The Mandelbaum Gate

25 Sep 13 | Comments (0)

The sublime symmetry of double-entry bookkeeping

Richard Johnstone reviews B.S. Johnson’s Christie Malry’s Own Double-Entry

18 Aug 13 | Comments (0)

The best non-famous writer of his generation

Richard Johnstone reviews Norman Lewis’s memoir of life in a small Spanish village in the late 1940s and early 50s

07 Jun 13 | Comments (0)

The go-between

Richard Johnstone reviews Michael Jenkins’s A House in Flanders

09 May 13 | Comments (0)