Paul Thomas Anderson on adapting Pynchon, directing Day-Lewis and keeping the melancholy at bay
- January 30, 2015
Have we killed Paul Thomas Anderson? We are in Paris. The director is nearing the end of two days’ publicity for his elegiac, pretzel- plotted (...)
Is Irish literature too local to have philosophical heft?
- May 23, 2014, 01:00
Through such writers as Beckett, Shaw and Wilde, Irish literature cannot be accused of ignoring philosophy, but very often it features as the butt (...)
Will Davos make any difference to global inequalities?
- January 25, 2014, 07:43
The figures in the Oxfam report were scarcely believable – the richest 85 people in the world share a combined wealth, about €1.2 trillion, equal to t(...)