Netflix: 10 of the best new shows and films to watch in August
- TV, Radio, Web
- August 3, 2020, 06:00
Connected August 2nd This pop-science documentary series sees ebullient reporter Latif Nasser travel around the world discovering the collective asso(...)
The internet age has turned fan communities into mass cults
- June 27, 2020, 05:00
Fandom is the worst thing to happen to popular culture in the 21st century. Obviously, that’s not true. But soak yourself in enough hysterical ov(...)
True Fiction: A horror story that will appeal to Stephen King fans
- May 22, 2020, 05:00
In the unlikely event you miss the crossover with Misery, this nippy Canadian horror repeats a line almost verbatim from that script (it might constit(...)
Book quiz: ‘A plague on both your houses’ is from which Shakespeare play?
- May 10, 2020, 06:00
Welcome to The Irish Times book quiz. You can put your knowledge of all things literary to the test by attempting these 10 questions, compiled by Frey(...)
Write now: Nine writers share advice on how to get started
- May 5, 2020, 05:00
Writing must be one of the easiest, and hardest of projects. It doesn’t create mess, it’s more or less silent (a boon in a busy shared space), and all(...)
Why does Timothée Chalamet look as if he’s being buffeted on Lahinch beach?
- April 14, 2020, 14:37
When Denis Villeneuve signed up for one of pop culture’s great white whale hunts, he can’t have imagined the project would take on an emblematic quali(...)
The Irish Times view on literature in a time of crisis: If we winter this one out...
- March 27, 2020, 19:56
As cinemas, music venues and theatres nationwide have closed their doors, more books than ever are being opened, even though libraries and bookshops t(...)