Lucia Joyce: Samuel Beckett kept a photograph of her in her silver fish costume. Photograph: Berenice Abbott/Getty

Lucia Joyce, born to James Joyce and Nora Barnacle in Trieste in 1907, has captured the imagination of many writers and artists as tragic muse. Film-m(...)

Broken Crow’s Levin and Levin.  Photograph: Marcin Lewandowski

Levin and Levin Project Arts Centre *** Fleeing anti-Jewish pogroms in early 20th-century Russia, the Levin Brothers hide their identities in order(...)

In 1923 a young American actor named Tallulah Bankhead became the most sensational star of the London stage. Having persuaded the actor and manager Ge(...)