Don McCullin’s Art of War
“I do tend to turn my landscapes into battlefields,” photographer Don McCullin says, so that the empty fields, some waterlogged, below Glastonbury Tor, might be the devastated Somme. Even his still lifes of plums and mushrooms have a brooding quality.
March 15, 2019
On Being a Jew-ish Schoolboy
I find myself in the strange position of being someone who is becoming very personally alarmed at anti-Semitism without actually being Jewish. If someone like me, with only the haziest notion of what the Torah or the Talmud are, can be such a target, I wonder at how much hatred is out there, waiting to boil over again.
November 21, 2018