Authors Posts by Joel Casey

Joel Casey


Review: Nightcrawler

Joel Casey is impressed with a moody Jake Gyllenhaal in Nightcrawler

First year exhibition at the Ruskin

Cherwell reports on the Ruskin School of Art's first year exhibition, asking artists and viewers about the artwork

Oxford University Shakespeare Festival

Cherwell speaks to the director of the Oxford University Shakespeare Festival, and is given access to a rehearsal of A Comedy of Errors, one of the featured plays

Interview: Director of ‘The History Boys’

Cherwell interviews James Lorenz, who is directing a student production of 'The History Boys', now showing at The Oxford Playhouse

Profile: Ricky Gervais

Joel Casey talks activism, atheism, and America with RIcky Gervais

Review: Nebraska

Alexander Payne's latest feature is saddening, hilarious and heart-warming - largely due to Bruce Dern's compelling performance

Review: I’m So Excited

Despite some funny lines, Joel Casey finds the latest film from Pedro Almodóvar substandard


Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary degree should be revoked

If the degree was awarded to honour human rights, can it not be revoked to honour human rights?

The government is wrong to dismiss abortion clinic buffer zones

Protests outside abortion clinics are a form of harassment which undermine the free choices of women

Tolkien fans visit Oxford to celebrate author

The four-day event will include a Hobbit bake-off

Exclusive: Jude Law to speak at Union

The BAFTA-winning actor will appear with Jeremy Gilley, founder of Peace One Day, to promote the initiative, which works for an annual day of ceasefire and non-violence worldwide

Oxford historian discovers new letter sent by suffragette

The letter was written in 1905 by Annie Kenney, the first suffragette to be imprisoned in the campaign for the vote