November 24, 2017
Free this week
Chloë Houston on the tough job of reclaiming the idea of utopia in the twenty-first century
John Bew on attempts to understand the relationship between idealists and the powerful
“Utopia”, and its snarling cousin “dystopia”, is a concept that has endlessly adapted to contemporary circumstances, being both contingent and amorphous. . . .
“Would you describe yourself as a Russian or a British author?” I’ve been asked this question on many occasions. The answer depends, of course, on who is asking.