Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Dear All, It gives me great pleasure to announce that 2016--an unrelentingly gruesome year in many respects--is almost behind us. This web...
Monday, 15 August 2016
Tell him about his father
Above: Luz Long and Jesse Owens To win four gold medals at a single Olympic Games is astonishing...
Thursday, 11 August 2016
Farewell, my dear brother
On October 15th of 1944, with support from Nazi Germany, the far-right Arrow Cross Party took co...
Friday, 5 August 2016
The Elephant Man
In December of 1886, the chairman of London Hospital, Francis Carr-Gomm, wrote to The Times news...
Tuesday, 2 August 2016
In 1950, English actress Hermione Gingold appeared on stage in London alongside Hermione Baddeley in Fallen Angels , a Noël Coward come...
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Letters of Note – Portable Edition
Dear All, It will soon, in October, be three years since the first volume of Letters of Note was published. Three lon...
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