Review: British Sea Power

Cherwell is impressed by Valhalla Dancehall, BSP's confident 5th album.

Review: David Bowie – Blackstar

Sophie Jordan examines Bowie's final, enigmatic release

Review: Sylvia Plath: Drawings

Siobhan Fenton discusses the poet's sketches, published for the first time by her daughter

Animal Magic

During Fashion Week season, animal prints were a big presence on the London catwalks. Take note from Burberry Prorsum, Tom Ford, Simone Rocha and Moschino Cheap & Chic: animal print isn't going anywhere.

OxView: Top Ensemble Cast Films

Calum Bradshaw lists his top ensemble films

The twin trends of remake-mania and sequelitis

Matthew Vautrey tackles Hollywood’s recent spate of franchise films and finds that not all nightmares are created equal

Remainders of a revolution

The Time that Remains: Quietly thought-provoking. Sometimes a little too quiet.

Oxford – the Anti-Reading List

Holly Whiston discusses the books that give the wrong impressions

Interview with Dian Gomes

Cherwell Fashion talk to the managing director of Slimline Ltd, Victoria's Secret leading suppliers, on ethical working conditions and body image

Review: Blue Valentine

A moving tale of good times lost


Jee Saheb: A joy

The traditional restaurant sticks to the classics from India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan

Banishing elitist traditions, de-mystifying applications, and peer support

Three students weigh in on how to tackle Oxbridge's access problem

True West Review – ‘this is truly sweet suburban silence’

Sam Shepard's play explores the tensions behind the American Dream.
Cartoon sketch of Karl Lagerfeld in the style of a barbie doll

Chanel Métiers d’Art: the star-spangled update Lagerfeld needed

Chanel's latest show sees Karl break out of the comfort zone in unapologetic extravagance.
Kate Tempest onstage with a microphone

Poetry in motion: the nature of lyrics

Should lyrics be given the same respect as poetry?