Authors Posts by Henry Shalders

Henry Shalders


Brandon Flowers: “Nobody ever had a dream round here'”

Brandon Flowers is the most underrated musician of the 21st century, says Henry Shalders

Review – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Henry Shalders praises Star Wars' latest addition, which packs both a political and emotional punch

Summer VIIIs: The Story

Could this be the year for Hugh’s?

A dichotomy as old as time

Rabindranath Tagore’s timeless novel The Home and the World is perhaps the most underrated work in Indian literature. Published in 1916 in the febrile...

House of Cards Season Four Review

Netflix's flagship drama is a fantasy of surveillance on the political nightmares we are living through right now

Cameron’s passage to India

The Indian Prime Minister's visit this month shows we've finally turned the page in Anglo-Indian relations

Profile: Nick Robinson

The BBC veteran discusses comebacks, commentary and what's next for the Labour Party

The Queen and Oxford: a 63 year relationship

The Queen's 63 year reign has seen the fruition of a rich relationship between monarchy and Oxford University

Fire at Magdalen College School

St Hilda's college evacuated on Tuesday evening

Oxford rides into the sunset

Oxford University Polo Club inflicts a crushing varsity defeat on Cambridge rivals


The Spotify syndicate

We should be wary of Spotify's control over the music we listen to

‘Beneath the music from a farther room’

This potential for interaction between artist and audience is a phenomenon of the modern era

Strange creatures: monstrosity in Kafka’s ‘The Metamorphosis’

The world of literature is abundant with monsters: physical monsters, psychological monsters, benevolent monsters, evil monsters. However, there is hardly a monster as puzzling...

Should Philip Green have been named and shamed?

This follows Lord Hain naming Sir Philip Green in Parliament as the businessman accused of harassment

Why are you wearing a poppy?

Making Remembrance Day the default undermines its purpose