Holiday in Cornwall: our insider’s guide to the best beaches, where to stay, cheap eats and the best things to see and do

9. Music and entertainment Best music venues Despite being a world away from the big centres of music such as London and Manchester, Cornwall’s own idiosyncratic music scene has always thrived, whether leading the way for folk music in the 1960s or our own Aphex Twin being responsible for the explosion in electronic dance music […]

Book World: Sue Miller’s ‘Monogamy’ interrogates what it means to be faithful over the course of a long marriage

In the early narrative, chapters alternate points of view between Annie and her bookstore-owner husband, Graham. Both had earlier marriages that ended in divorce, and the experiences of those failed relationships directly influence their union. Annie’s first marriage provokes feelings of shame after she falls out of love with a man whose cutting remarks toward […]

‘Architecture and design should be for everyone’: Yinka Ilori’s colourful world

The Kvadrat project is a group exhibition showcasing furniture created by 28 different designers using its Febrik material – Ilori’s project focuses on interaction: a key theme for the British-Nigerian designer. “We’ve created a crosshatch, four-way bench,” he explains. “In a public space you might find a bench fixed to the ground and that’s it. […]

WWII photographer Robert Capa: Debunking the myth

Exclusive rolls of film: From Omaha Beach to editors in New York It wasn’t just important that the 30-year-old photographer survive the D-Day mission; he also had to meet his editorial deadline. The rolls of film had to be transported from the French coast across the English Channel to London, where they would be developed. […]

William Barr, Trump’s Attorney General Nominee, Held Immigrants in ‘HIV Prison Camp’

The ‘Boat People’ Although increasing political destabilization and corruption had prompted hundreds of thousands of Haitians to flee the country during the 1980s, the migrant crisis was inflamed by a military coup d’état in September 1991, when democratically elected President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was deposed by Army General Raoul Cédras. The Cédras regime swiftly implemented a […]

The Myth of the Central Park Five

There is a list of famous cases involving false confessions: Martin Tankleff, Jeffrey Deskovic, the “West Memphis 3,” the “Norfolk Four.” Tankleff, a 17-year-old, awoke one morning to find his parents brutally beaten and stabbed. His mother was dead, and his father was in a coma. Despite the fact that the father had a business […]

Nixon, NASA, And How The Federal Government Got Design

“I’ve been delighted to find that young designers are fascinated and enthusiastic about design programs from the ’70s, federal projects included,” Danne says. He frequently gives speaking events around the country, and students and young designers in attendance share their appreciation for his work with him. “Much of what they do can be considered ‘disposable’ […]

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 10

Furthermore, Adani’s renewable energy projects exceeded the total installed capacity of the US solar industry in 2019, whilst they will help reduce over 1.4 billion tonnes of CO2 emissions during the course of the average individual’s lifetime. Indeed, Adani is one of the most integrated solar power manufacturing enterprises globally, with operations in photovoltaic modules […]

Conceptual art: why a bag of rubbish is not just a load of garbage

One of the most striking of these works is Mary Kelly’s monumental Post-Partum Document 1973-9, a six-part series in which she formally investigated the mother-child dyad by way of her own relationship with her infant son. Inflected by feminism and psychoanalysis, the work caused tabloid outrage when it was first exhibited at the ICA, because […]

Magazine Cover Face Off: Priyanka Chopra For Vogue Vs Maisie Williams For Nylon

Just yesterday, Nylon Magazines’ May Issue hit the stands with the “Game Of Thrones” star Maisie Williams on its cover with the identical Chanel cashmere pullover. With the theme ‘The Young Hollywood Issue’; and birthday girl Maisie on it with minimal make-up again with tousled hair, the only other difference was that Maisie wore briefs […]