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29 November 1993 • 15,670 words • Reportage & Criticism
Route Ten in western Cambodia leads from the provincial capital, Battambang, the country’s second largest city, to mountains near the Thai border where a no-go… more»
12 August 2004 • 3,948 words • Reportage & Criticism
Darfur is a 160,000-square-mile expanse of desert and savannah, an area the size of Texas or Spain, with five or six million inhabitants, that spreads… more»
9 September 1995 • 1,140 words • City of Words
It’s a tough time to be French, at least if you care about world opinion. Eco-activists have been attacking French embassies across the world in protest against… more»
October 1995 • 1,634 words • City of Words
On a hot afternoon this summer I wandered into the Museum of Mankind in London, past the Easter Island statue in the entrance hall, up… more»
2 November 1998 • 1,145 words • City of Words
All Souls, Hallowe’en, Bonfire Night, Diwali. These oddly-assorted festivals stumble over one another as the clocks change. They all fall in the Fall, in autumn,… more»
25 January 1999 • 3,767 words • City of Words
In the 1980s the standard image to emerge from the world’s disaster zones was a skeletal child with despairing eyes, clutching the hand of an… more»
25 August 1998 • 884 words • City of Words
The provincial city of Jelalabad, once the winter capital of Afghan kings, stands… more»
October 2001 • 3,318 words • Research
This report documents and places into context…
In April 2016, seventeen chiefs from different parts of South Sudan gathered in Kuron Holy Trinity Peace Village, in Eastern Equatoria, to discuss the role of customary authority in... more»
An item in the Times Literary Supplement of 23 June, apropos a poetry anthology called Capitals, states that...
Born 27 May 1952; died 17 September 2016
Last month in Yirol I bought a heifer—a brindled two-year old, not yet in calf....
A Norman castle in the north-east of...
Learning from stone, lesson one: To see...
In the music business many have been called kings: Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson, kings...
Edward Carpenter’s visionary sexual radicalism