Gruesome twosome: Bad Sex award won by John Harvey and Didier Decoin
- December 3, 2019, 13:33
In a year of two Booker prize winners and two Nobel laureates, the Bad Sex in Fiction Award has plumped for two recipients of “Britain’s most dreaded (...)
Sam Taylor-Johnson: ‘The fear hasn’t completely gone away’
- August 29, 2019, 05:00
Ever since she emerged as one of the most versatile stars of the superstar Young British Artists grouping, people have marvelled at Sam Taylor-Johnson(...)
Elizabeth Day: 'As an English child in Belfast, I thought I was seen as the occupier'
- April 13, 2019, 06:00
Jetting to New York to interview Christina Hendricks for The Observer, mirroring Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop regime in the name of research, and karaoke-in(...)
Two Irish authors shortlisted for Bad Sex in Fiction award
- November 30, 2018, 15:25
Two Irish authors have been shortlisted for the Bad Sex in Fiction Award, the least-coveted of literary prizes, which is given out each year by the Li(...)
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