Authors Posts by Barbara Speed

Barbara Speed


Sheila Heti keeps it reel

Barbara Speed talks to Sheila Heti about recording her friends for fiction

Preview: Love’s Labour’s Lost, Christ Church Cathedral

Barbara Speed urges you to watch this lighthearted and energetic production of Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost, in an idyllic Oxford setting

After the Revolution

Barbara Speed documents her visit to post-revolutionary Cairo

Acceptable in the 80s

Cherwell Culture invite you to join their tenuous bid for an 80s revival

Leader of the Pack

Barbara Speed talks to Sue Sanders, founder of LGBT History Month

Preview: Chekhov’s Shorts

Barbara Speed is given a tantalising taste of an intriguing production of Chekhov Shorts

First night review: Celebration

Barbara Speed attends a darkly comic gathering

Review: Shame

Barbara Speed explores Steve McQueen's compelling new drama

Enjoying the Best of times

Oxford alumnus Eve Best has achieved success in America yet still retains her love for the UK. She talks to Barbara Speed about Nurse Jackie and performing at the Globe

Faith in Fiction

Barbara Speed interviews new author Prajwal Parajuly


Ed David named OURFC Blues captain for 2019

David will be captain for the forthcoming 2019 Varsity campaign
Collage showing cycling shorts, bum bags, yellow jumpers, and teddy coat

The Year in Fashion: 2018’s Best and Worst Trends

The Cherwell Fashion Editors give their take on 2018's key trends.
Mayweather mid-fight

Is Boxing in Danger of Losing its Prestige?

Oliver Donaldson reflects on Mayweather’s humiliation of Nasukawa

2018’s Cultural Highlights

Amber Sidney-Woollett recaps a year in culture

May’s Brexit deal has been overwhelmingly rejected: all the government can hope for now...

Parliament must come together to agree on a new deal